Mr Jerry Jacobs

Enablement Advisors

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Enablement Advisors


Jerry is currently the Director of Operations (North America) for Enablement Advisors. Enablement Advisors is a boutique security consultancy specializing in the corporate and family office verticals. With a clear client-driven approach, Enablement Advisors is rapidly becoming the go-to consultancy to provide practical and effective solutions for non-standard challenges faced by family offices and multi-national corporations. Jerry served over 25 years with the largest state police agency in the United States, holding the rank of Lieutenant. He served as the Operations Officer and Deputy Commander of the Governor’s Protective Detail. As such, Jerry has planned, led, and staffed protective operations worldwide, working closely with U.S. Embassy personnel, host nation groups, and foreign authorities. Prior to his assignment on the Governor’s Protective Detail he held positions as a SWAT team member, Computer Crimes Investigator, State Narcotics Agent, and narcotics detection canine handler. Jerry's protective services training include the California Highway Patrol's Protection of Public Officials course, the U.S. Army Protective Services Course, U.S. Army Anti-Terrorism evasive drivers Course, the U.S. State Department’s Diplomatic Security Service Protective Services Course, and numerous private sector protective operations courses. Jerry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and a Master of Business Administration in Management from California Coast University. He is a certified instructor for the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), having instructed courses in the Protection of Public Officials, Protective Services Driving, Highway Drug Interdiction, Surveillance, Search and Seizure, Police Canine handler selection and training, and the First Line Supervisor’s Academy.