Omar Jacob

Communication Officer, Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety

Omar Jacob is a journalist and expert in International Relations with over 10 years of experience on news outlets, including television and internet news portals. Since 2016, he has worked as the Communication Officer for the Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS) within the Public Services Secretariat in Fortaleza. Previously, he was the Communication Officer at Fortaleza City Hall, managing all media outlets and supporting municipal secretaries with speeches and interviews with the press. He has a Master’s in Politics and International Relations from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa in Portugal, and a Bachelor’s in journalism, with a specialty in television journalism.