Nicolas Jacobs

Director since 2012, Swiss national

Nicolas Jacobs (1982) serves as a Board member of Barry Callebaut since 2012 and was previously Managing Director for the cocoa and the chocolate operations of South America. 

Nicolas Jacobs is the Managing Partner of CIP, an entrepreneurial investment company focused on investments in the consumer goods sector.

Nicolas Jacobs acts as the Executive Co-Chairman of Jacobs Holding AG, a professional investment company and majority shareholder of Barry Callebaut.

Nicolas Jacobs is a Board member of Cognita, a leading K-12 school group which is majority owned by Jacobs Holding AG.

Nicolas Jacobs started his career at Goldman Sachs and later served at Restaurant Brands International (RBI) as Senior Director for Global M&A and Development.

Nicolas Jacobs holds a Master’s degree in Law from the University of Zurich, a Master of Finance from London Business School and a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD in Fontainebleau.

Nicolas Jacobs
Nicolas Jacobs

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