James Morgan McKelvey, Jr.

Co-Founder at Square, Inc.

James Morgan McKelvey, Jr.

James Morgan McKelvey, Jr.

Co-Founder at Square, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

Square, Inc.
LaunchCode
Cultivation Capital LLC

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2820

Number of Boards

8

Birthday

10/1965

Age

55

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Co-Founder at Square, Inc.

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Partner at Sequoia Capital

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Founder at Bond Capital

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Former Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

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Vice Chairman at Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Inc.

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Senior Lecturer & Academic Director for Entrepreneurship at Washington University

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Co-Founder & General Partner at Cultivation Capital LLC

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President Emeritus at Harvard University

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Director & Chief Executive Officer at Shake Shack, Inc.

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Chief Financial Officer & Director at LockerDome LLC

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James Morgan McKelvey, Jr.
Co-Founder at Square, Inc.
Education
BS Computer Science

The mission of Washington University in St. Louis is the promotion of learning — learning by students and by faculty. Teaching, the transmission of knowledge, is central to our mission, as is research, the creation of new knowledge. Faculty — composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions — serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care. The university offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs.

Career History
Co-Founder
2009 - Current

Square, Inc. engages in the provision of credit card payment processing solutions. It is a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps sellers start, run, and grow their businesses. The firms sellers downloads the Square Point of Sale mobile app, they can quickly and easily take their first payment, typically within minutes. Its system, sellers gain access to features such as next-day settlements, digital receipts, payment dispute management, data security, and Payment Card Industry compliance. The firm offers additional point-of-sale services, financial services, and marketing services. The company was founded by Jack Dorsey and Jim McKelvey in February 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Co-Founder & General Partner
2012 - Prior

Cultivation Capital invests in young technology companies whose ideas have the potential to disrupt the way people live and work. The firm targets companies operating in the fields of life sciences & health tech, software & IT, and agriculture tech. They provides financing for seed and early stage capital requirements with an investment size ranging from $100k to $3.5 million.

Co-Founder
1990 - Prior
Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2020 - Current

Ajax I operates as a blank check company. It seeks to effect a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination. The company was founded by Daniel Saul Och and Glenn Robert Fuhrman on August 13, 2020 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Member, Board of Directors
2009 - Current

Square, Inc. engages in the provision of credit card payment processing solutions. It is a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps sellers start, run, and grow their businesses. The firms sellers downloads the Square Point of Sale mobile app, they can quickly and easily take their first payment, typically within minutes. Its system, sellers gain access to features such as next-day settlements, digital receipts, payment dispute management, data security, and Payment Card Industry compliance. The firm offers additional point-of-sale services, financial services, and marketing services. The company was founded by Jack Dorsey and Jim McKelvey in February 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Board Member
Current

LockerDome LLC operates a social media platform for sports. Its platform is used by athletes, fans, parents, and coaches to consume content and interact with like-minded people around their favorite sports interests. The company was founded in July 2008 by Gabriel Lozano and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

Member, Board of Trustees
Current

The mission of Washington University in St. Louis is the promotion of learning — learning by students and by faculty. Teaching, the transmission of knowledge, is central to our mission, as is research, the creation of new knowledge. Faculty — composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions — serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care. The university offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs.

Deputy Chairman, Board of Directors
2017 - Current

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$15M
2016

The mission of Washington University in St. Louis is the promotion of learning — learning by students and by faculty. Teaching, the transmission of knowledge, is central to our mission, as is research, the creation of new knowledge. Faculty — composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions — serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care. The university offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs.

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Square, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Square, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Roadie, Inc. operates neighbor-to-neighbor shipping network. It develops a delivery ride sharing application software. The firm provides local and long haul solutions on same day, next day, and weekends. The company was founded by Marc J. Gorlin in 2014 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

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Shift Platform, Inc. engages in the provision of a platform for buying, selling, and servicing of used cars. The company was founded by Irakly George Areshidze Arison, Joel Washington, Christian Ohler, Minnie Ingersoll, and Morgan Knutson in 2014 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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LockerDome LLC operates a social media platform for sports. Its platform is used by athletes, fans, parents, and coaches to consume content and interact with like-minded people around their favorite sports interests. The company was founded in July 2008 by Gabriel Lozano and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

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Co-Chair, Media, Entertainment & Technology Practice Group at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

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Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

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