James Graf

James Graf - Panelist

CEO and Director, Graf Acquisition LLC

James has sponsored or served as a director on five SPACs, raising over $1.5 billion in IPOs since 2011 including Global Eagle (2011), Silver Eagle (2013), Double Eagle (2015), Platinum Eagle (2018) and most recently Graf Industrial which raised approximately $244 million in October 2018.  Prior to SPACs, James was an investment banker at Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank and Merrill Lynch and was founder and CEO of enterprise software company Praedea.