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James Lee

Managing Director

As a Managing Director, James Lee is responsible for client development, market strategy and office leadership in Houston.

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.
Outdoorsman. Tennis Player. Sunday School Leader.


James has more than 20 years of experience in accounting and financial leadership and more than 10 years of experience in private equity, with a strong emphasis in manufacturing and energy. James has held executive positions in the areas of finance, accounting, treasury, supply chain, human resources, risk management, legal, and IT.

In his role as Market Director, James works to develop client relationships and build teams that will consistently exceed client expectations. Outside of work, he enjoys hunting and fishing with his sons, and watching Longhorn football. He is also a member of the Dallas Woods & Water Conservation Club.

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 Consolidated, and senior manager for KPMG.

Education and Certifications

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

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