Jim is the Global Head of Business Development at Cumberland, a DRW Company and a global leader in cryptoassets. Prior to joining Cumberland, Jim was Managing Director at Goldman Sachs, where he served as Global Co-Head of GS Global Prime Services Clearing, Global Head of Sales for GS Global Prime Services Clearing, and Midwest Regional Manager for GS Global Prime Services.
Over the course of his career in the financial industry, Jim has held several key leadership positions, including North American Regional Risk Manager for ING Barings, the Global Director of Risk Management for the Global Futures and Options Clearing business, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer at Mercury Trading/ Summit Securities,), and Controller at First Financial Group.
Jim is former member of the Chicago Board of Trade, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe), The Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX), Eurex, and is a CPA. Jim earned a BA in Accounting from Illinois Wesleyan University in 1985.