ASG Announces Roberta Jacobson as Senior Advisor

Mary Clare Rigali


NOVEMBER 27, 2018 (Washington, DC) – Albright Stonebridge Group (ASG), the premier global strategy firm, announced today that Ambassador Roberta Jacobson has joined as a Senior Advisor.

Ambassador Jacobson has more than thirty years of distinguished diplomatic experience, including serving as the U.S. ambassador to Mexico and as the senior official at the U.S. Department of State for the Western Hemisphere.

“Roberta has played an essential role in strengthening the ties between the U.S. and its neighbors in the Western Hemisphere,” said ASG Chair Carlos Gutierrez. “We are proud to welcome Roberta to the ASG team, and her wise counsel will help our clients realize opportunities and navigate challenges across Latin America’s politically and economically complex environments.”

Until May 2018, Ambassador Jacobson served as U.S. ambassador to Mexico, where she oversaw one of the most intricate bilateral relationships in the world and managed a broad array of issues, including trade and investment, security and immigration, the environment, and human rights.

Previously, Ambassador Jacobson held several distinguished U.S. government posts focused on Latin America, including Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Canada, Mexico and NAFTA, Director of the State Department’s Office of Mexican Affairs, and Deputy Chief of Mission in the U.S. Embassy in Peru.

In the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs, she also served as Director of the Office of Policy Planning and Coordination and as coordinator for Cuban affairs.

This autumn, Ambassador Jacobson was a Fall 2018 Pritzker Fellow at the Institute of Politics at the University of Chicago, where she taught a seminar on “Big Issues in Latin America.”

ASG’s presence in Latin America includes full-time professionals and Senior Advisors based in the U.S., Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Mexico, with a network of local consultants across the region.

Albright Stonebridge Group (ASG) is the premier global strategy and commercial diplomacy firm. We help clients understand and successfully navigate the intersection of public, private, and social sectors in international markets. ASG’s worldwide team has served clients in more than 110 countries. To learn more, visit


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