James Christopoulos is a Managing Director of CVC Capital Partners, a global private equity firm. James leads investments in the industrial and services sectors in North America. Prior to joining CVC in 2014, James was a Principal at Investcorp, an international middle market private equity firm, which he joined in 2005 from UBS Investment Bank, where he financed leveraged buyouts across different industries.
He has been involved in managing and monitoring many of the firms’ portfolio investments, and has served on the board of directors of numerous companies including SourceMedia, Accuity Solutions, CCC Information Services, Berlin Packaging, Associated Materials, FishNet Security and Anchor Glass. James holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Columbia University. Born and raised in Athens, Greece, James currently resides in his adopted home town of New York City. He serves on the CVC US Philanthropy Committee and is actively engaged with several non-profit organizations, including the Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO).