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Jacob Ford

Jacob Ford
Regional Consultant

Jacob Ford is a regional consultant at Tortoise. His responsibilities include developing the sales channel for the firm’s products in the New York City Metro area.

Jacob has more than 10 years of industry experience. Previously, he was the assistant vice president – financial solutions advisor at Merrill Edge where he provided clients with financial planning services and investment and risk management strategies. He also spent time on the American Century Investments intermediary sales desk supporting North and Central California wirehouse and RIAs.

Jacob studied economics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and is currently pursuing the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA®) certification. He has passed the Series 7, 63 and 65 exams. He is a member of the St. Luke’s East Hospital Ambassador Board. He spends his free time with his wife and two daughters, is an avid Kansas City Royals fan and enjoys running.


Firm Overview (At 10/31/2017)

  • Assets
    Approximately $19.8 billion under advisement 
  • Founded
  • Employees
  • Offices

    World Headquarters - Leawood, KS
    New York, NY
    Los Angeles, CA
    Wilton, CT
    Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg