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Meet Our Leadership Team

About Us

James Stephenson | President

Meet James Stephenson, President of Lotus Private Equity Group. With over two decades of experience in various industries, including automotive, construction, and real estate, James brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table.

Currently, he's a Private Investor in Small Businesses and Real Estate, a Business Coach, and owns various Trade-Based Businesses.​

  • Husband and Father of 2
  • ​18 Years as a Small Business Owner
  • ​9 Years as a Certified Business Development Coach
  • ​27+ Years in the Automotive Industry​
  • ​20+ Years as a Master Automotive Technician
  • ​17 Years of Construction 
  • ​Licensed Contractor ​
  • ​15 Years of Real Estate Investment
  • ​5 Years of Strategic Acquisition

James Stephenson | President

Meet James Stephenson, President of Lotus Private Equity Group. With over two decades of experience in various industries, including automotive, construction, and real estate, James brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table.

Currently, he's a Private Investor in Small Businesses and Real Estate, a Business Coach, and owns various Trade-Based Businesses.​

  • Husband and Father of 2
  • ​18 Years as a Small Business Owner
  • ​9 Years as a Certified Business Development Coach
  • ​27+ Years in the Automotive Industry​
  • ​20+ Years as a Master Automotive Technician
  • ​17 Years of Construction 
  • ​Licensed Contractor ​
  • ​15 Years of Real Estate Investment
  • ​5 Years of Strategic Acquisition

Nicole Stephenson | CFO

Meet Nicole Stephenson, CFO of Lotus Private Equity Group and Co-President of Lotus Financial. With over two decades of experience in audit, tax, and accounting, Nicole is dedicated to helping small business owners maximize deductions while optimizing their investable dollars.

As the current VP of Financial Operations for a Fortune 500 Company, Licensed Realtor, and an esteemed Certified Public Accountant, Nicole's expertise and kindness make her a valuable asset to any team. She also leaves us all wondering, where does she find the time?

  • Wife and Mother of 2​
  • ​Certified Public Accountant 
  • ​Licensed Realtor
  • ​Vice President of Financial Operations, Fortune 500 Company
  • ​BS in Business Administration
  • ​MS in Accounting
  • ​Big 4 Public Accounting
  • ​20+ Years of Audit, Tax, and Accounting

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