Jim Aston is Treasurer of Anubis Advisors and serves as Chief Financial Officer and an Executive Managing Director of Island Capital Group. Prior to joining Island Capital at its inception, Aston was Chief Financial Officer at Insignia Financial Group. He presided over more than $7B of financings at Insignia and brings more than 20 years of experience in real estate, finance and accounting to Anubis Advisors and Island Capital.
For ten years prior to Insignia, Jim Aston was a certified public accountant at predecessor firms of Ernst & Young, where his practice concentrated on real estate and securities offerings. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree with the highest honors from Clemson University, where he majored in Accounting.