Jake joined AGR in 2012 and focuses on the management of new investment opportunities. Prior to AGR, Jake was Strategic Planning and Business Development Manager for Moraitis Group, an Australian producer of fresh produce with $500 million in revenue. At Moraitis, he managed the strategic analysis of its farming ventures including business cases to support capital improvements, divestments, and acquisitions. Prior to that, Jake worked with Ejnar at Passport Capital’s Agriculture Fund. From 2005 to 2008, he worked at Tejon Ranch Company (TRC) focusing on real estate development and accounting/finance for their farmland operations. Jake received his B.S. from Vanderbilt University and his M.B.A. from George Washington University. His family farms citrus, almonds, and other crops in California’s San Joaquin Valley. Jake lives with his wife in Visalia, California.