James Neary


Global Advisory Board Member, Motive Partners

Managing Director, Warburg Pincus


James Neary is based in New York and heads the Industrial and Business Services team at Warburg Pincus. James is a member of the firm’s Executive Management Group. He joined Warburg Pincus in 2000.

Over his career at Warburg Pincus, James has led Business Services; Late Stage Technology-enabled Services; Technology, Media & Telecomm and Capital Markets. Prior to joining Warburg Pincus, he was a Managing Director at Chase Securities. James is the Chairman of Endurance International Group and Hygiena. He is also a Director of Crossmark, Duravant, InComm Holdings, Sterigenics and WEX. Among other public and private companies, he has previously served on the boards of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc., Interactive Data Corporation, Coyote Logistics, EFS (Electronic Funds Source) and Alert Global Media Holdings.

James is on the Board of Trustees of The Mount Sinai Health System as well as The Eaglebrook School. In addition, he is the Co-Chair of the President’s Council at Tufts University.

James received a B.A. in economics and political science from Tufts University and an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, where he was the Eugene Lerner Finance Scholar.

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