James Da Silva

Senior Vice President, Client Development

Wellesley, MA (Wellesley Gateway North Rte. 9)
James Da Silva

Tax Planning
Investment Strategies


Founding member, Startup Coalition
Member, MIT Enterprise Forum
Mentor, MIT Enterprise Forum’s Mentor Smart Program
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Advisor, Sail Salem
Volunteer, KIPP Academy

James Da Silva is responsible for introducing and presenting the firm’s financial, equity compensation, and tax planning services and investment management platform to those working within professional services, senior executives of public companies, and clients working at venture-backed and private firms, from early-stage financing to their eventual transaction, be it sale or acquisition. 

Prior to joining the firm, Jim was a Vice President at Brookwood Securities, an affiliate of Brookwood Financial Partners.  There he was responsible for raising equity capital from a high net worth clientele, family offices, and select institutions to be placed in commercial real estate and corporate private equity projects throughout the US.  

Before joining Brookwood, Jim was a trader within the semiconductor distribution industry working with independent distributors and middle-market contract manufacturers, with an emphasis on the Scandinavian market.  Prior to this work, Jim designed and operated a geochemical exploration database for Lundin Mining (North Atlantic Natural Resources), a gold and base metal exploration firm in Uppsala, Sweden, after graduating from Salem State College with a degree in geological sciences.