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Jake Lipton

Partner, New York

Jake is a partner and heads Wallbrook's New York office. He oversees the firm's investigative assignments in North America and advises clients on business intelligence and counterparty due diligence globally. 

From 2015 to 2018, Jake was the head of Stroz Friedberg's US due diligence team, in which capacity he oversaw client projects, supervised a team of researchers and provided KYC compliance expertise to the monitorship of a global financial institution under a deferred prosecution agreement.

Previously, Jake spent eight years at Kroll, where he undertook various investigative, due diligence, and brand protection assignments in support of litigation and for competitive intelligence purposes. Earlier in his career, Jake was the lead Middle East analyst at a corporate risk consultancy and a researcher at a Washington, DC-based think tank.

Jake received a bachelor's degree in International Relations from Tufts University.