Jacob Vandervennet is an Associate at Seneca Partners having joined the team in 2017. As an integral part of Seneca’s team, Jacob is focused on new transactions. His responsibilities include creating in-depth financial models, investor memorandums as well as data room management. In addition to his transaction-related activities, he supports Seneca’s rail services platform with monthly and quarterly reporting to the board of directors, investors, and senior lenders. Prior to his current role, Jacob worked for a Michigan-based real estate private equity firm as well as a New York-based private equity firm in their Tech-Enabled Services fund. Jacob is a graduate of Oakland University with a B.S. in Finance and Economics. He currently sits on the board of Oakland University’s Student Managed Investment Fund sponsored by The Kresge Foundation. Outside of spending time with his wife and their young child. Jacob enjoys researching and analyzing recent economic and equity trends.