James Cowie

President & Chief Executive Officer, Collegis


Mr. Cowie joined Collegis Education as Executive Chairman in early 2015 and assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2017. He was previously a Partner and Managing Director at Frontenac Company, a Chicago-based private equity firm specializing in business services and technology-enabled solutions. Mr. Cowie is Trustee Emeritus of Colby College and a Life Trustee of the Illinois Institute of Technology, where he is Chair of the College of Science.