Jim is a Principal and founding member of Clark Street. He is primarily responsible for managing many of the Company’s development projects. Jim also helps operate the Company’s day-to-day operations.
Jim began his career at The General Electric Company / GE Capital in 1994. During his 13 year career, Jim completed GE’s Manufacturing Management Program which exposed him to various functions in GE’s industrial businesses. He went on to lead several origination teams within the GE Capital umbrella focused primarily on heavy equipment financing and leasing to small and mid-market firms, generating approximately $150 million in closed transactions. Jim also directly originated and closed over $65 million in real estate loans and related financings.
Jim obtained his MBA in Finance & Strategy with honors from the University of Chicago in 2003. He graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign, IL with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1994. He is an Executive Board Member of the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation since 2006.
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