Jim Holmes serves as Managing Director and Head of the Americas Region for Thomson Reuters Financial and Risk business, with over 23 years experience in banking, brokerage and financial information services.
In his current role, Jim oversees 800 frontline professionals who retain and grow $1.8 billion of Thomson Reuters annual revenue. He is responsible for the sales, business development and customer relationships with Thomson Reuters Financial and Risk customers across the Americas. The business focuses on providing financial information and analytics, as well as transactions and community tools for Asset Managers, Bankers, Traders, Wealth Managers, Corporate and Media customers.
Jim joined Thomson Reuters in 1991 and has held a number of senior positions in Transactions Services, Account Management and Sales. Most recently, Jim was based in London (UK) as Head of Global Accounts. Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, Jim began his career at Prudential Bache Securities in the Commodities and Futures division.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Hofstra University in New York. He currently lives with his wife and three children in Westport, CT. In addition to family, Jim’s passions include travel and the high performance team sport of Formula 1 racing.