About James S. Shaw
A successful equity trader for much of his career, James S. Shaw currently invests in companies representing a number of industries as a self-made investor and venture capitalist. Active in the operations of the firms he finances, Shaw aids businesses involved in commercial real estate, financial services, and alternative energy. As an angel investor based out of Atlanta, Georgia, he enables new entities to achieve their potential and earn hundreds of millions of dollars in sales. Additionally, James S. Shaw assists veterans affairs organizations in the development of health care clinics.
Jim S. Shaw plays an important role at three firms. At Gvest Partners, LLC, in Atlanta, Georgia, Shaw utilizes his experience to guide the investment company regarding the offers it makes to its clients of risk-adjusted returns, value creation, and capital growth. Also in Atlanta, he functions as a Partner with Fairfield Funding. Individuals sell their structured settlements, annuity payments, and lottery winnings to Fairfield Funding in exchange for cash within five days. Through Liquid Claims, James S. Shaw seeks out and works with individuals who may be eligible for class action suit settlements. This entity applies proprietary data analysis and partners with institutional investors to find potential recipients and provide them with the maximum award possible.
The holder of a Master of Management from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, Jim S. Shaw began his professional life as a CPA and analyst with Arthur Andersen LLP, Duff & Phelps Corp., and other financial institutions. Throughout the 2000s, he appeared on CNBC and other media outlets to discuss the economy, and he cowrote a book on equity trading. Outside of his career, Shaw belongs to the Sage Valley Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia, the Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, and the Capital City Club in Atlanta.