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James Lee

Executive Managing Director

As an Executive Managing Director, James Lee is responsible for national leadership, strategy, and development of Riveron’s Energy practice.

I try to focus on two things every day, the success of our people and the success of our clients. The more I focus on the former, the easier the latter becomes.
Texas Longhorn. Outdoorsman. Sunday School Leader.


James has more than 25 years of experience in public accounting, corporate finance, private equity and financial leadership with a strong emphasis in energy. James has held executive positions in the areas of finance, accounting, treasury, supply chain, human resources, risk management, legal, and IT.

Prior to joining Riveron, James served as chief financial officer for Managed Pressure Operations LLC, managing national and international financial operations. He has also worked as a partner for Terra Verde Partners, vice president for Hunt Special Solutions Group, and senior manager for KPMG.

He plays an active role in his community as a member of the Staff Parish Relations Committee and Sunday School teacher at First United Methodist Church of Richardson. James lives in Dallas with his wife and two sons.

Education and Certifications

  • Master in Professional Accounting,¬†University of Texas
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting,¬†University of Texas