Jamie, along with Rob Klinger, oversee the responsibilities of the Data Realty Deal Team and participate in all key aspects of the deal process including deal origination, financial, strategic, risk analysis, transaction structuring and negotiation. Jame is also responsible for maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders including financial institutions, limited partners and senior management.
Jamie's experience includes three years at KPMG as a Senior Associate in their Investment Banking and Transactions & Restructuring divisions. In that role, Jamie assisted Private Equity and Corporate clients on buy-side and sell-side activity. His deal experience includes the Carlyle Group's acquisition of DuPont Performance Coatings for $4.9BN, American Family Insurance's acquisition of Homesite Group for $660MN, Odyssey Investment Partners acquisition of Integrated Power Services, Graham Partners acquisition of Brenner Aerospace and Odyssey Investment Partners sale of TNT Crane and Rigging for $550MN.
Jamie also spent time in the startup world selling a post production company he co-founded (The Sweatshop Post) and acting as Chief Financial Officer for RocketJump. At RocketJump, Jamie oversaw the entire operations of the business closing partnerships with Netflix, Lionsgate, Hulu and Alibaba as well as raising a Series A round from blue chip venture capital fund, Greycroft Investment Partners, a feat completed by less than 1% of all businesses. In 2014 Fast Company named RocketJump one of the top ten most innovative companies in the world.
Jamie earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).