Eric Jacobsohn, CFA

Senior Vice President

Equity Management


Eric Jacobsohn is a senior vice president in Mesirow Financial’s Equity Management group. He serves as a research analyst for the small cap value and small-mid cap value strategies and provides coverage for materials and industrial-related companies.

Eric has more than 15 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Mesirow Financial in 2017, he was at Calamos Investments where he was responsible for leading the research effort for U.S. cyclicals. In this capacity, he conducted top-down and fundamental analysis on applicable sectors and made portfolio recommendations for potential investments. Before that, he was a buy-side senior equity research analyst at Columbia Wanger Investment Management and has also held analyst roles at William Blair & Company and Robert W. Baird & Company.

Eric is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of Chicago and the CFA Institute. 

Eric earned a BBA in finance and real estate from the University of Wisconsin, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.