As President and Chief Operating Officer of Oswald, Mr. Jacobs is dedicated to managing Oswald’s services and support capabilities including strategic leadership of all practices and branch operations.  A veteran of the insurance industry with more than 30 years of experience, Mr. Jacobs has developed many new markets for Oswald that provide more specialty products and services for our clients while also managing executive interaction and strategy with key insurance markets.

Prior to joining Oswald in 2000, Dave was the Regional Vice President of AIG’s Great Lakes Regional office in Cleveland.

A graduate of The Ohio State University, Mr. Jacobs is past Chair of the board of The MetroHealth Foundation and past President of Westfield Agents Association. He serves on the Board and Executive Committee of the PlayhouseSquare Foundation and is on the board of the American Red Cross, Northeast Ohio Region.  In addition, Mr. Jacobs is a member of the following organizations: The 50 Club of Cleveland Bluecoats, Inc., Team Northeast Ohio’s Talent Development Council, Vistage, an executive coaching organization. He is also a Cleveland Leadership Alumni.