Jim has more than 20 years of experience in Capital Markets including investment banking and equity research. His focus for the past 15 years has been on raising growth capital for small to middle market private and public companies through Reg D private placements and initial public offerings, seeking capital from both institutional investors and individual accredited investors. He has served as lead analyst on multiple teams responsible for deal vetting, due diligence, structuring, documentation and execution. Areas of interest and expertise include healthcare technology, including biotechnology, restaurants, e-commerce and consumer products.
He began his career in the equity research department at Raymond James & Associates, where he specialized in the Specialty Retail sector.
Jim is a graduate of the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business with a degree in Business Administration and a concentration in Engineering Sciences. DiCesaro is a CFA charterholder.