Tom James

Adjunct Instructor in Finance
Koury Business Center 307A
2075 Campus Box
Elon, NC 27244 (336) 278-5913

Brief Biography

Mr. James has been teaching at Elon since 2008.  He comes to academia after a 30-year career in corporate finance.  He has worked for major corporations including General Foods, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Sealy Mattress, where he held senior management positions including VP of Planning and VP- International Administration, Mergers & Acquisitions.  In addition to teaching, Mr. James is Senior Wealth Advisor for Atlanta Capital Group, a registered investment advisory firm.


MBA (Finance) -  University of Pennsylvania (Wharton), Philadelphia, PA

BSBA (Finance and Management) -  University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

Courses Taught

FIN 343 Principles of Finance

FIN 421 Investment Principles

FIN 303 Introduction to Finance

FIN 472 Finance Foundation Course

MBA 551 Financial Management

Professional Activities

Hold Series 6, 22, 62, 63 and 65 securities licenses

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