James McNamara

James McNamara

Director

Mr. McNamara is a Director for Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC in their Securities Group. Mr. McNamara's responsibilities include operations, trading, and vendor relations. He joined HSS, formerly Transwestern Securities Management, in August 2005.

Prior to joining HSS, Mr. McNamara was Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager for Bear Stearns Securities Corp., where he served as direct liaison to a roster of hedge fund clients. In this capacity, he had direct responsibility for key aspects of the client relationships, including operations, financing, and technology. In his fourteen year career with Bear Stearns, Mr. McNamara held positions in prime brokerage sales, hedge fund service, and trading floor operations. His prior work experience also includes membership on the CBOE where he traded options/futures arbitrage strategies.

Mr. McNamara graduated from Northeastern Illinois University with a BA in Political Science and earned an MS in Financial Markets and Trading from the Illinois Institute of Technology/Stuart School of Business.