James Pacetti is responsible for business development at S-Network Global Indexes. Prior to Joining S-Network, he was President of ETF International Associates, Inc., a New York based consulting firm specializing in the development and marketing of exchange traded funds, closed-end funds, unit investment trusts and indexes. Jim was part of the American Stock Exchange's AMEX ETF Advisory Services and also maintained product development relationships with the Ardour Asset Management, Dow Jones Indexes, Deutsche Asset Management, FTSE, Investors Bank and Trust, Morningstar, Northern Trust Global Investments, and Barclays Global Investors iShares. Some of his consulting projects included work in Europe, Russia and Asia.
Jim was formerly a Marketing Manager at S-Network where he assisted clients in listing indexed and enhanced ETFs on the American Stock Exchange. Prior to S-Network, he was responsible for institutional marketing to banks, derivatives desks, mutual funds and financial intermediaries for Deutsche Bank's CountryBaskets Index Fund.
Jim's early experience included roles in Chase Manhattan Bank's Structured Products Group and Product Manager in Standard & Poor s Index Products Group, where he served on the S&P 500 Committee. He is a graduate of the Maxwell School at Syracuse University and the Columbia Business School. He is frequent commentator on exchange traded fund industry in the print and electronic media.