James (Jim) H. Simmons, III ('96)
Managing Partner, Asland Capital Partners
Jim is a Managing Partner of Asland Capital Partners, a $150 million real estate private equity concern. Prior to Asland, Jim was employed by Ares Management and was Managing Partner of the $485 million Ares Domestic Emerging Markets Fund. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corp.
Jim earned a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Princeton University, an MS in Engineering from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a MM from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.