Jim Ettamarna

Managing Director

Jim has over two decades of strategy, commercial-excellence, and capability-building experience.  He has a proven track record of driving revenue and earnings in both private equity portfolio companies and publicly traded companies.

Prior to joining SBI, Jim led his own boutique advisory firm, the Sutton Growth Group, and has prior consulting experience from his years at McKinsey & Company and Blue Ridge Partners.  He has executive and operating experience from his years at GE, Avery Dennison, and Staples.  Jim was also a deal professional at Morgenthaler Partners, a middle-market PE firm.

Past Experience

Sutton Growth Group, LLC – Managing Partner

Blue Ridge Partners – Managing Director

Staples – VP, Strategy

Harvard Business School – MBA
University of Massachusetts at Amherst– BBA

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