Senior Managing Director & Partner
James Klatsky has been involved in the trade finance industry for over 25 years. Prior to Rosemount, he was a Senior Vice President of ORIX USA Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of ORIX Corporation, Japan. At Orix he was a co-founder and manager of ORIX Trade Capital, also an international trade finance business. Before Rosemount , he was President of London Forfaiting Americas, a US subsidiary of London Forfaiting PLC, a British merchant bank that underwrites and distributes trade finance debt instruments. In this role, Mr. Klatsky expanded the Latin American asset origination capabilities of the group. He previously spent 14 years with Continental Grain Company, one of the largest US private commodity companies. During this period he worked on the creation and distribution of trade finance products and risk management services. These services supported the firm’s proprietary commodity merchandising business, and were also offered to unrelated third parties. Mr. Klatsky started his career at Merban Corporation, a NY based merchant bank, where he specialized in debt arrangement in the emerging markets. Mr. Klatsky holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.