As CEO and Founder, Jim Bourdon has guided the growth of Accounting Management Solutions (AMS) since he established the firm in 1998, leading it to become one of the largest privately held outsourced accounting and financial management companies in the northeast United States.
Jim has more than 35 years of experience that has included senior financial management positions in higher education and chief financial officer for a large regional real estate development firm. In addition he was a national bank examiner with the Comptroller of the Currency, U.S. Treasury Department.
Today he focuses his energy on strategy development and overall management of AMS based on a model that employs experienced, knowledgeable professionals who can resolve clients' critical problems around internal operational finance and accounting issues. Jim's particular focus is working with early stage and lower middle market companies in a variety of industries where companies are in a state of business transition.
Active in the business community, Jim is a member of the Association of Corporate Growth (ACG) and The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE), which bestowed its leadership award on him in 2006. He is on the board of advisors of a privately held company and an area nonprofit organization.
Jim earned a B.S.B.A. degree and an MBA, both from Northeastern University. Jim lives with his wife Jean and his two children in Medfield MA.