Jim Upchurch

President & CEO

Caltius Equity Partners

Office Phone:

(310) 996-9585

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Jim is President and Chief Executive Officer of Caltius. Prior to founding Caltius, Jim was the President of U.S. Bancorp Libra and its predecessor, Libra Investments, an investment banking firm focused on the sale, trading and placement of debt securities. Previously, Jim was a Portfolio Manager for high yield bonds at Columbia Savings and Loan Association, managing an investment portfolio of $4 billion. Jim began his career as Certified Public Accountant at KPMG. Jim currently serves on the board of directors of the following Caltius portfolio companies: Starpoint Health, The Institute of Audio Research, Kiss My Face, MCC Control Systems, Nicoat Acquisitions and Platt College Holdings. Jim received his B.S. in Accounting from Northern Arizona University.


Northern Arizona University , Arizona,
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Board Member

Starpoint Health, Inc.

The Institute of Audio Research

Kiss My Face, LLC

MCC Control Systems LP

Platt College Los Angeles, LLC

Work History

KPMG - Personal Insolvency Business