James Kavanagh

James Kavanagh


James Kavanagh is an entrepreneur, founder, CEO and board director, with over 25 years of executive leadership in building companies in category-defining markets.

An industry thought leader with experience across the real estate, asset management, energy, sustainability, utility and technology sectors, Jim has leveraged his expertise as a successful growth-stage CEO. He builds businesses that consistently deliver strong shareholder returns.

Jim is a pragmatist, with a results-driven approach to developing and executing growth strategies that elevate and enhance business performance and market position to maximize enterprise value.

Jim is currently the Chairman of the Board at 4tell, a company he founded in 2008 and ran as CEO for 10 years. In 2018, he hired his successor and stepped down as CEO, but he remains actively involved in providing strategic guidance for the business. He is also engaged as an investor, adviser or board member, and with several other emerging market opportunities.