Karen J. JakobiSenior Managing Director California
Ms. Jakobi is a senior managing director and cofounder of Pathway whose private market experience dates back to 1991. Based in Pathway’s California office, Ms. Jakobi is involved in all aspects of Pathway’s investment and client-servicing activities, with particular emphasis on Pathway’s new investment department. Ms. Jakobi is a member of various Pathway committees, including the firm’s Management Committee, Investment Committee, Compensation Committee, and Portfolio Construction Committee.
Before cofounding Pathway, Ms. Jakobi was the assistant treasurer at Wilshire Associates Inc. Joining that firm in 1984, she was responsible for all financial reporting to management and regulatory agencies. Ms. Jakobi currently serves on the advisory boards and valuation committees of several private market investment limited partnerships. She received a BS in accounting from the University of Dayton and an MBA from Loyola Marymount University.