Focus Award Judge: Ethically Informed Research Awards (CSSH)
Eric Jacobson currently serves as the Bank Secrecy Act and Anti-Money Laundering Officer at Boston Private Bank & Trust Company. Eric oversees management of Boston Private’s Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), responsible for enforcing all applicable financial crimes and counter-terrorist financing regulations. Boston Private’s FIU manages all components of customer due diligence, transaction monitoring, sanctions compliance, and investigations. Eric has been ACAMS (Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists) certified since 2016, and prior to his role as BSA/AML Officer, served as Boston Private’s Fraud Investigations Officer.
Eric attended Northeastern University, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Business Administration.