Jake is a Detroit-based serial tech entrepreneur working where consumer experience meets the automotive and mobility industries. As Technology Operating Partner, he provides a range of advisory and due diligence services for FM Capital and its portfolio companies
He serves on several industry and philanthropic boards, including the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), which produces the annual CES show. He has also been a major advocate for innovation in the state of Michigan, working with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, serving as an early stakeholder and advisor with Techstars Mobility Detroit, and working with universities and startup incubators. and is passionate about helping people be the best version of themselves.
Jake was the founder and CEO of Livio and Tome, which were acquired by Ford and Valtech. He’s an avid skier and cyclist.