James Hawkes Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


James Hawkes General Information


Mr. James Hawkes serves as Board Member at Central Park Group. He also serves on a Board of Managers at Central Park Group. Mr. Hawkes joined Eaton Vance in 1970 as an equity research analyst and was appointed Director of Research in 1979 and Chief Investment Officer in 1985. He was named President and CEO in 1996 and Chairman of the Board in 1997. During Mr. Hawkes' eleven-year tenure as CEO, Eaton Vance's assets under management grew nearly tenfold. He retired in November of 2007 and is currently Chairman Emeritus. Mr. Hawkes serves as an advisor to private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice where he focuses on the evaluation of investment opportunities in the Financial Services Sector. He earned a BS in aerospace engineering from the University of Oklahoma and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 125 West 55th Street
  • New York, NY 10019
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

James Hawkes Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Gemr 01-Oct-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 00000 000000

James Hawkes Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Gemr 27-Jan-2020 000 00 00000000

James Hawkes Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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James Hawkes Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
James Hawkes Angel Investor 0 0 New York, NY

James Hawkes FAQs

  • Who is James Hawkes?

    James Hawkes is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is James Hawkes?

    James Hawkes is an angel investor.

  • What does James Hawkes do?

    As an angel investor, James Hawkes invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • How many board seats does James Hawkes hold?

    James Hawkes holds 2 board seats including E-Trolz and Eaton Vance.

  • What has James Hawkes invested in?

    James Hawkes has invested in Gemr within the Social/Platform Software industry.

  • What has James Hawkes invested in recently?

    James Hawkes's latest investment was on 01-Oct-2014 in Gemr, a company within the Social/Platform Software industry.

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