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Jacob Messina

Senior SI strategist, RobecoSAM
Sustainable development requires drastic changes to how we approach social and environmental issues. We create wellbeing by driving these changes, and wealth by recognizing them in our investment processes.

Jacob Messina is a Senior Sustainable Investing Strategist, contributing to Robeco’s Thought Leadership team and serving as cluster head of the Healthcare and Consumer sectors for the SI Research team. Jacob started his tenure at RobecoSAM as a Senior SI Analyst specializing in the healthcare sector, and lead the SI Research team from 2016 until early 2020. Prior to joining RobecoSAM, he worked as a medical technology and supplies analyst at BMO Capital Markets in New York City. He started his career at Two Jinn, Inc., a mid-sized surety agency in California, where he held various positions of increasing responsibility for underwriting, compliance and IT project management. Jacob earned his MBA at Fordham University, completed graduate coursework in the Sustainability Management Program at Columbia University. In addition, he earned his Bachelor of Science in business at the University of Maryland Smith School of Business (USA), and is a CFA Charterholder.