Director Team

An energy practice leader, Jim brings unique skills gained from prior roles as an energy executive responsible for general management, business development, and operations as well as a utilities and renewable energy consultant.

Benefiting from his extensive energy industry executive and consulting experience, Jim is an energy practice leader at Bridge.  He has served as an energy executive with responsibilities spanning general management, business development and operations.  In addition, Jim has years of consulting to executives across the sector, including electric utilities, integrated oil, and renewables. In particular, Jim is a leading industry expert for solar photovoltaics.  Focus areas include corporate strategy, asset development, performance improvement, and trading & risk management.

Prior to joining Bridge, Jim was an executive with Quanta Renewable Energy Services and was responsible for driving start up growth and building the organization. He also was an Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company and an Associate at Enron Corp.

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Education

  • MBA, with distinction, from Harvard Business School (also a John L. Loeb Fellowship in Finance recipient)
  • BS, Summa cum laude, in mechanical engineering from Rice University
  • BA, Summa cum laude, in mathematics from Rice University

Personal Interests

Travel (has visited all 50 U.S. states and numerous countries), whitewater rafting, snowboarding, and non-fiction reading, ranging from business to science to politics