Jim Lightburn

Senior Managing Director, Commercial & Industrial

Jim Lightburn oversees the daily industrial finance and operations of Gordon Brothers. Jim has managed the due diligence and operated many of Gordon Brothers’ larger industrial engagements and restructurings. Jim also works closely on accounts receivable initiatives and engagements. Prior to joining Gordon Brothers in 2000, Jim worked at K&G Mensmart, where he oversaw operations for one of their largest volume stores Jim holds a BS from Babson College, where he majored in management/entrepreneurial studies with a concentration in finance/accounting.

He has experience in a variety of sectors, including: aerospace & defense;  agriculture,  wholesale apparel & footwear; automotive; consumer electronics; ceramics, glass & potteries; chemicals & pharmaceuticals; construction equipment; corporate offices & equipment; electronics & semi-conductors; energy, power generation & distribution; food & beverage; food processing equipment;  furniture; home categories; IT, telecom, data processing & network; machine tools; metals & metalworking; mining; oil & gas; plastics; printing; pulp, paper & cardboard; rolling stock, transport & logistics; ship building, port & marine; steel production & processing; store fixtures; television & hard media; textiles & apparel manufacturing; toys; warehouse & material handling; woodworking & timber processing.