Jacob graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in 2011 with a degree in Theatre Design and was a finalist in the Linbury Prize for Stage Design that same year. He has since been nominated for Best Set Designer in the Off West End awards, Wales Theatre awards and has exhibited his work in the Society of British Theatre Designers exhibition Make:Believe. In 2016 Jacob became the National Theatre’s first recipient of the Max Rayne Design Bursary Award. Design credits include BROAD SHADOW at the Dorfman Theatre, National Theatre, START SWIMMING at The Young Vic and THE AENEID at Oxford Playhouse, amongst others. Full credits available on his website.