James A. Jessee, CIMA®, CLU®, serves as a strategic advisor on growth initiatives for MFS Investment Management® (MFS®). He brings more than 30 years of experience to his role, consulting with the firm's clients and its Management Committee regarding business development opportunities with its global financial intermediaries.
Previously, Jim was president of MFS Fund Distributors, Inc., co-head of Global Distribution and a member of the firm's Management Committee. He also served as director of MFS Dealer Relations, as national sales manager for MFS Private Portfolio Services and as a wholesaler, covering the southeastern United States for 15 years. He joined MFS in 1987.
Jim earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Richmond. He is a member of the ICI Board of Governors. He is also a Certified Investment Management Analyst® and Chartered Life Underwriter®.
University of Richmond, Bachelor of Science