Jacob J. Hong

  • MBA
  • CEPA®
  • AIF®
  • C(k)P®

Wealth Management Advisor and Chief Operating Officer

Jacob designed and implemented many of the systems and processes Archford uses to deliver its award-winning Wealth Management service, including the Archford Family Library. Jacob truly enjoys being part of a team that helps families with goal-based investing, estate planning, and tax-minimizing strategies… a true wealth management experience.  As Chief Operating Officer of Archford Capital Strategies, Jacob is responsible for solving our client’s most complex challenges by bringing a single voice that is powered by an extraordinary team of diverse advisors.

Prior to Archford, Jacob worked at a large international consulting company for 13 years specializing in systems integration and business processes. Jacob earned his undergraduate degree in Accounting from Eastern Illinois University, and his M.B.A from Northern Illinois University. He is also a proud veteran of the U.S. Navy earning his National Defense Service award for serving during the Persian Gulf War.  Jacob lives in Caseyville, IL with his wife, Laura, and two sons Andrew and Jack.  In his spare time, Jacob enjoys passing down the martial arts to his sons and students.