Steven Jacobs is a member of Barings Real Estate, a global real estate platform with extensive capabilities across both debt and equity strategies. Steve is a Portfolio Manager for the Real Estate team and is responsible for the development and execution of portfolio strategy, portfolio structure, reporting, valuation and client relations for a real estate equity separate account. Steve has worked in the industry since 1990. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, Steve was Vice President of Asset Management at UBS Realty Investors where he was responsible for a portfolio of core office properties as well as two hotels in a participating mortgage portfolio. Prior to that, Steve held senior roles at CIGNA Realty Investors where he was responsible for the asset management of office, industrial and multifamily properties. Steve holds a B.S. in Accounting from Bentley College and is a Certified Public Accountant.