James provides strategic finance consulting to technology startups by applying the practices learned through more than 20 years of experience in both startups and public companies. His roles included developing corporate and business unit strategies, assisting with fundraising, creating financial models, and improving operational processes.
As the interim CFO for early-stage technology companies, James is responsible for strategic and financial analyses, budgeting and planning, cash management, board of directors and investor presentations, human resource management, fundraising, capital structure planning, and business performance measurements and metrics. He has served as the interim CFO for several companies in the following industries: financial technology, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, Marketing technology, retail and electronic commerce, and robotics.
James has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering from the United States Military Academy. He also leads Bay Area support for the Admissions Office of the United States Military Academy.