J.W. Ransom James*
Mr. James joined Arcapita in 2004 and focuses on the business services sector, including logistics. Mr. James currently serves on the Board of Directors of 3PD and PODS. When owned by Arcapita, he also worked with Church’s Chicken, Yakima, and Cypress Communications. Prior to joining Arcapita, Mr. James spent six years in the Leveraged Finance group at Merrill Lynch in New York and in the Corporate Banking group at Wachovia in Charlotte. While at those institutions, Mr. James focused on leveraged buyout, acquisition, and restructuring financings, as well as general strategic advisory work. Mr. James holds a BS in Management from Washington & Lee University and an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia.
* Independent Consultant