Prior to joining André Meyer Group in 2005, James was part of the Demand Management team at GlaxoSmithKline. There he worked with product and supply chain managers in Pennsylvania and North Carolina to ensure the continuous and reliable flow of marketing, sales, ingredient, and logistical data for the entire prescription product line, and primarily interacted with managers responsible for cardiovascular and cancer treatment medications as a marketing and supply chain research associate. Previously James was an associate in the Mutual Funds Center at Delaware Investments (part of the Lincoln Financial Group). James led a team of fellow associates in audit and efficiency projects and was specifically exposed to the inner workings of the state of Pennsylvania’s Tuition Account Program (TAP 529). Prior to his time at Delaware Investments, James was an Account Executive at CTN Solutions, Inc. A leading provider of information technology solutions for small and midsized business in the Philadelphia area, James was one of the youngest account executives in the company’s history.
Mr. Varughese earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a dual concentration in Marketing and Finance. Having heavy exposure in student organizations and services, James graduated Drexel cum laude in 2006. James also studied in London at the Foundation of International Education, South Kensington, where he finished summa cum laude.