James J. Zenni Jr.

Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer
Department: Founder, President, CEO

Mr. Zenni is the Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer of ZCG where he is responsible for all portfolio management and business operations. Mr. Zenni has had substantial success investing in private equity and credit strategies for over three decades.

ZCG was founded approximately 20 years ago and has successfully grown into a global merchant bank comprised of private markets asset management, business consulting services (ZCG Consulting) and technology development and solutions (Haptiq Technologies & Solutions). ZCG and its affiliates have over 400 talented professionals.

Prior to establishing ZCG, Mr. Zenni founded an alternative asset manager and began his career in capital markets at Kidder, Peabody & Co, Inc. where he was a Managing Director and senior member of the Capital Markets Department.

Mr. Zenni has supported and participated on numerous boards of various philanthropic endeavors and initiatives.

Mr. Zenni is the inventor and patent holder of Olympus Fintech, an advanced unified data platform for private equity and credit reporting that allows stakeholders to seamlessly access qualitative and quantitative insights to maximize financial performance. Olympus is the flagship product of Haptiq Technology & Solutions.

Mr. Zenni holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics and attended the MBA program at Xavier University, where he was the recipient of the Department of Economics Award. Mr. Zenni also attended the University of Vienna (Austria) School of Economics and Business Administration.