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James Sornson

Venture Banker, Equity Funds Group

James provides banking solutions to venture capital and private equity firms, funds and management companies. Prior to serving in this role, James was a senior analyst in Square 1’s Portfolio Analysis Group. He previously worked for a retirement consulting firm. James attended North Carolina State University where he received a BS in Business Administration. James joined Square 1 in 2015.

Outside the Square

  • Has skydived on multiple occasions.
  • Consumed a Paqui Carolina Reaper chip in a failed attempt to prove spice tolerance.
  • Spent six years in the Air National Guard.


  • Equity Funds Group


  • Midwest
  • New England
  • New York Metro


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Suite 240
Durham, NC 27701

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