James M. Kelso
Senior Vice President - Asia

Mr. Kelso is responsible for developing institutional relationships, managing the company's consultants, regional marketing and general oversight of the Asia operations.

Prior to joining the company, Mr. Kelso was the Chief Executive Officer of Boom Securities (H.K.) Limited, the first company to launch Internet stock trading in the Asia/Pacific region.

Mr. Kelso was employed by Prudential Securities for 21 years in a variety of roles; most recently, he was the company's Director of the Asian Pacific region, based in Singapore.

Mr. Kelso is a former Certified Public Accountant and received an undergraduate degree from Colgate University, where he majored in History, and a Masters of Business Administration from New York University.