Jim is Managing Partner of the North American Financial Services Practice.
With more than 25 years of retained executive search experience as a trusted advisor to founders and senior management, Jim conducts executive and emerging leadership assignments for publicly held and private institutional investment managers, SFO/private investment offices, RIA/MFO, insurance, real estate and private equity firms. In addition to traditional recruitment and assessment expertise, he has helped clients lift out investment teams, acquire new distribution capabilities and enter new markets.
Prior to joining DHR, Jim was a Partner in the Financial Services Practice of a leading, global retained executive search firm overseeing recruitment projects for long-only and alternative asset managers.
Jim received a Bachelor of Arts in Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill. He recently served on the board of directors for the CFA Society of Chicago, the world’s oldest and one of the largest for investment professionals.