James Lecher, CEP, is a Senior Manager in the Valuation Services Group at Equity Methods. In his role, James works with Fortune 500 clients on the valuation of various equity compensation instruments using Monte Carlo simulations, Lattice and Black-Scholes models.
Prior to joining Equity Methods, James built an extensive career in the equity compensation industry, having served as Director of Research and Development for a national equity compensation valuation practice. He has 15 years of experience in valuation and financial reporting of equity awards under ASC 718, and has spent much of his career specializing in the design and use of Monte Carlo simulation models to value performance-based equity awards. He also has been published in the WorldatWork Journal.
James graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics with a minor in Physics from Arcadia University and is a Certified Equity Professional (CEP).