Jackson deSpain is an Investment Adviser Associate at Vigilant. Jackson supports clients in an array of investment and compliance solutions. Jackson is responsible for aiding Managing Directors and Directors in developing, testing, and monitoring compliance programs for Registered Investment Advisers and Broker Dealers.
Prior to joining Vigilant, Jackson gained valuable industry experience as an Accounting Intern at Canyon Oak Financial and as a Marketing Intern at Ensele. Jackson served as the Vice President of Zeta Beta Tau at Pace University in New York City where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Economics. During his studies, Jackson wrote a thesis paper that analyzed the relationship between companies’ ESG ratings and stock performance using a regression analysis approach.
Jackson is currently studying to obtain a SIE (Securities Industry Essentials) license, Series 7 (General Securities Representative) license, and Series 24 (General Securities Principal) license.