Jim Bailey

Jim Bailey

Vice President of Sales

Mr. Bailey joined SouthStar Capital in 2021 as Vice President of Sales. His mission is to develop the vibrant Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill market and make SouthStar the best secured finance solution in the Triangle of North Carolina. Mr. Bailey comes with more than 30 years of finance experience, focused on small to midsized companies that have great growth potential, but need a solid financial partner.

Prior to joining SouthStar, Mr. Bailey has helped many clients in need of capital. The broad-spectrum ranges from a $10,000,000 Asset Based Lending Fund in the early 2000’s to helping develop a fund that has grown from start-up to multi-billion-dollar fund today. In addition to these projects, Mr. Bailey has been an executive of a successful securitized real-estate managing, broker dealer. As well as, a managing partner of a renewable gas development company, which converts food waste and/or manure into a green natural gas to help decrease companies carbon footprints.

In addition to his extensive hands-on experience Mr. Bailey was formally educated in Finance and Economics at Fairleigh Dickinson University and by attaining his MBA from the Kenan Flagler School of Business at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.

Mr. Bailey lives in Raleigh, North Carolina and is the proud father of 3 fascinating children. As an active member of the Raleigh faith community, Mr. Bailey has been on the boards of many charitable faith-based organizations. His passion remains to teach these organizations a business skill set, believing they are more able to achieve their missions if they do not solely rely on others.

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