Following a degree in product design at Central Saint Martin's, London, Jacob joined British industrial designer Tom Dixon in 2003 as the head of global marketing. In 2006, Jacob established himself as an independent consultant focusing on communication and design for brands including British Airways, Fornasetti, Contrasts Gallery and Fiat. In 2008 Jacob was appointed Creative Director of London-based, international PR agency Luchford, where he collaborated with the world’s most celebrated luxury and lifestyle brands.
The following year Jacob was appointed International Communications Director of Design Museum Holon, masterminding the museum’s 2010-launch campaign and where he continues to work. Jacob Peres founded his agency JPO Consultancy in 2011, specialising in creative direction, process management, international communications, trend research and insight.
JPO has delivered groundbreaking campaigns for global brands including SodaStream, Caesarstone, RFR Holdings, Cosentino, Louis Poulsen, Humanscale and Surface Magazine. In 2018, Jacob was also appointed Creative Director of Meet in Place.