JIM CACCAVO is the Founder and Managing General Partner at Steelpoint and has managed transactions in consumer products, retail, apparel, food and beverage, nutraceutical and supplements, business services, software, technology and communications.
Jim is a proven entrepreneur with deep operating and financial experience. Prior to forming Steelpoint, Jim was the Managing Director of Moore Capital Management’s Private Equity Group. Before joining Moore in 1999, he was president and CEO of Tickets.com. From 1988 to 1996, Jim was a founder and senior executive of Sullivan Communications, helping to build it into a leading graphic arts company. Jim has also operated several business units for Sullivan, including: software packaging and distribution; digital imaging; and a special effects business he founded. Jim began his career in finance at Merrill Lynch and GTE Corporation.
Jim is a seasoned senior executive with strong sales, marketing, financial and operating experience, which has resulted in a successful track record throughout his career. Jim has been helpful in assisting our portfolio in areas around branding, expanding distribution, generating and sustaining sales growth, structuring efficient and effective sales and marketing organizations. He leads our teams analysis in sales and marketing areas, specifically focusing on branding and distribution strategy. Jim holds a B.S. in Economics and Finance from the University of Scranton.
Jim is very passionate about health and fitness and has played many sports throughout his life. Currently, Jim enjoys surfing, snowboarding, weight lifting and general fitness.