JAMES A. FLEMING
Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
James A. (Jim) Fleming is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP), where he is responsible for the company's finance, treasury, investor relations, capital markets and financial reporting functions.
Mr. Fleming has over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry. Prior to joining Columbia in 2013, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Schottenstein Property Group, a national shopping center owner-operator. Earlier, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ), a real estate investment trust. During his ten years with Cousins, he also held the roles of Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary.
Mr. Fleming was a member of the Board of Directors of Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (NASDAQ:CKEC), a national motion picture exhibitor, from 2009 until it was sold to AMC Theatres in December 2016. On the Carmike board, he served on the Audit Committee, the Compensation and Nominating Committee, and the Executive Committee. He received a B.E.E. from Auburn University and a J.D. from the University of Virginia.