Jim Crowley

Jim Crowley has spent a lifetime on, in, and under the ocean. He also brings a strong, diverse background in global investment management, corporate governance, issues research and strategy, as well as ocean sustainability.

He was co-founder, Chair and Managing Partner of Strategic Research Institute, the global research and conference company. SRI produced executive-level conferences on topical issues relevant to for-profit and not-for-profit leadership in such business sectors as finance, life sciences, natural resource development, multicultural marketing, technology and general business. Previously, Mr. Crowley was President, Global Investment and Merchant Banking, Prudential Securities. He is also currently Managing Partner of Old Strategic, an investment company.

Mr. Crowley received a B.S./B.A. from Villanova University and MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed Corporate Governance Programs at the Harvard Business School, Northwestern University, Stanford Business School and Stanford Law School.