Jim Bowen is President of Momentum Development Corporation, which provides advisory and management services to clients in the energy sector, including banks, investment funds, and principal investors. He has been an instructor for SNL Knowledge Center for over two years.
As a veteran consultant in the energy industry, Jim has valued hundreds of power plants, integrated utilities, transmission and distribution systems, power purchase agreements, tolling agreements, options, and midstream and downstream energy assets.
Jim has taught regularly at McKinsey & Company's internal training programs, and was an adjunct faculty member at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Prior to founding Momentum Development, Jim was a consultant with McKinsey, a litigation attorney with Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP, and an officer in the U.S. Army.
He holds a J.D., cum laude, from the Harvard Law School, a Master of Finance from the University of London, and a B.S. in Economics from the U.S. Military Academy.