Jim has been with the firm since 2010. He is a research analyst responsible for coverage of the medical device, pharmaceutical, and financial service sectors. Jim has 10 years of experience in leveraged finance research, portfolio management and underwriting. Previous experience included distressed credit portfolio management at Laurus Capital and underwriting and origination at GE Capital on the Healthcare Sponsor Finance team. Jim received his B.S.E. in Biomedical Engineering and Electrical Engineering from Duke University and his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.