|Princeton University, BA|
|Economics, Environmental Studies|
James Smits is a Partner and Program Director of Tigerlabs where he gets to work with awesome people. Prior to Tigerlabs, James worked at Banyan Water as a Business Development Associate. Working directly with the CEO, his work focused on the expansion of the Capital Markets Division, outreach and diligence for potential mergers and acquisitions, and assisting with post merger integration of the firm’s first acquisition. Before Banyan, James was an Honorary Fellow at the University of Melbourne School of Land and Environment, analyzing the efficacy of water trading markets in Australia, and Research Assistant in the Princeton University Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, supporting the research team for the acting Chairman.