Jim is an impact investor and serial entrepreneur specializing in financial services. He has over 20 years of experience as a banker, investment banker, asset manager and financial advisor working with a wide range of companies on four continents principally in the technology sector. His weekly commentary, “Postcard from the Telecosm”, has been a popular read for more than 5,000 executives in the U.S. and abroad. Jim is a frequent public speaker on politics, the economy and technology. His thoughts have appeared in MarketWatch, Venture Capital Journal, SeekingAlpha, CFO Magazine, The Huffington Post and the editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal.
Jim received a BA in Mathematics from the State University of New York, an MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and is currently completing a Master's Degree in Development Economics at the University of San Francisco. Jim holds the Chartered Financial Analyst ® designation.