James Malm


NAI Earle Furman
101 East Washington Street Suite 400
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
United States
M 703.232.7882

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Scope of Service Experience

James focuses on NAIEF’s development efforts and providing corporate services for clients.

Background & Experience

James started with NAIEF in January of 2021, and he partners with Shareholder Tom Daniel in evaluating potential development opportunities and structuring deal equity with a focus on the industrial sector. Prior to joining the firm, James spent three years with Hughes Development Corporation working as a project manager. In this role, he was responsible for a broad range of financing, development, asset management, and property management activities. He also assisted the team in the redevelopment of the Bull Street District, a 181-acre site located in Columbia, South Carolina. Before moving to the Upstate, James spent time consulting for Booz Allen Hamilton and working for a congressional committee on Capitol Hill.


B.A. in Political Science, Johns Hopkins University, 2014 (Captain of the lacrosse team)

Master’s in Real Estate Development, Clemson University, 2018

Professional Associations & Designations

Member – Urban Land Institute

Argus Enterprise Certified