Party affiliation: Republican
James Russell Berdell, American venture capitalist, investment manager. Massachusetts Institute of Technology grantee, 1967; Drexel University scholar, 1962. Member San Francisco Society Security Analysts, West Coast Venture Capitalists Society, Chartered Finance Analysts, Commonwealth Club California, University Club, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Rho.
Portfolio manager Hillsborough Capital Corporation, San Francisco, 1969-1971. Finance analyst Mitchum, Jones & Templeton, 1971-1973. Director of research Schuman, Agnew & Company, 1973-1975.
Partner Montgomery Securities, 1975-1982. President Berdell, Welling & Company, Menlo Park, California, since 1982.
1969 - 1971
1971 - 1973
1973 - 1975
1975 - 1982