HIRING: Volition Capital is now hiring 2022 Investment Analysts.  Learn More

NEWS: Medly Pharmacy Announces Agreement to Acquire Pharmaca: Medly Pharmacy Announces Agreement to Acquire Pharmaca Expanding Free Same-Day Delivery to Include Health and Wellness Products  Read More

NEW FUNDING: Wall Street Journal: Recycle Track Systems Raises $35 Million in Series C Round  Read More

FLASH FEEDBACK: Larry Cheng reviews the pitch deck from Napkin Finance and gives his 2 cents on what's good and what can be improved  Read More

ASK JENNY ANYTHING: Volition Venture Partner Jenny Fleiss answers your questions: Should I raise capital? If so, how much?  Read More

SCALING SUCCESS PODCAST: Volition Capital Partner, Sean Cantwell, interviews Mindy Grossman in his new podcast Scaling Success.  Read More

YAHOO NEWS: Jobvite, JazzHR, and NXTThing RPO Join Forces to Create Market Leader in Talent Acquisition  Read More

Volition
Jake Wasserman
Associate

“The best strike is almost a ball.”

– Dave Peck 

discover
Meet Jake Wasserman
Jacob@volitioncapital.com

Jake joined Volition in 2020 and is responsible for sourcing and providing due diligence on new investment opportunities within growth-stage software and tech-enabled service businesses.

Current Investment Experience
Grow with Compassion

“Working with entrepreneurs who are gutsy, creative, and passionate is what makes me excited to come to work every day.”

More about Jake
PRIOR EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION
  • Prior to joining Volition, Jake worked as an investment banking analyst at Cowen and Company. He worked in Capital Markets, covering technology, healthcare, and SPACs. 

  • He received his B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from Bowdoin College, where he was a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar.

  • He walked onto the Varsity Baseball team at Bowdoin and started the school’s poker club. 

FUN FACTS About Jake
  • Jake grew up in the Bronx but is a die-hard Red Sox fan.

  • He has hiked all 46 high peaks in Adirondack Park. 

  • Kendrick Lamar was his most played artist of the decade. 

  • He rarely loses a ping pong match. 

Articles & News
All Articles