Jim Britton

Capital Markets Lab / UNC Kenan-Flagler

Jim Britton

Capital Markets Lab / UNC Kenan-Flagler

Biography

Jim Britton is Associate Director, Capital Markets Lab and UNC Capital Markets Program, at the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC. He manages and teaches MBA and undergraduate students how to leverage high-end financial applications (Bloomberg, FactSet, Morningstar Direct, etc) for not only financial\investing analysis but for other uses such as marketing, new business development and personal networking opportunities.

Jim previously was Associate Director for the UNC Executive MBA Programs (including interim Director for both the evening and OneMBA Programs).

In addition, Jim works as an independent business consultant. In that capacity, his clients have included Health e-Lunch Kids, Greenfire International and Development, Modality, Good Technology, Certware and Soledge. He is also currently the CTO for OldWell Solutions, a company that delivers high-end technical solutions for the dental industry.

Jim enjoys working with a diverse group of people from a wide variety of backgrounds (both domestically and globally). Connecting his network to help find solutions is an important part of his personal and professional life. He is entrepreneurial by nature and thrives on developing new ideas internally and externally with potential new business opportunities relying on big data and trend analysis.

Jim holds a BS in Business Administration, a MS in Information Science and an MBA – all from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.