Jim is the Chief Financial Officer and joined Vector in 2014. Previously, Jim served as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer at Blum Capital, a San Francisco-based private equity firm focusing on small cap and middle-market companies. Prior to his 14 years at Blum Capital, Jim worked at California Federal Bank, Coopers & Lybrand, and Kenneth Leventhal & Company where he specialized in tax matters. Jim holds a B.A from San Francisco State University, a Masters of Taxation from Golden Gate University, and is a Certified Public Accountant.