James E. Lieber

Based in Paris, James E. Lieber is the Founder and President of Lieber Strategies, providing consulting services and strategic management of complex international projects and situations for multi-national corporations, investment funds, organizations and high net-worth individuals in Europe and the United States.

Prior to founding Lieber Strategies, Mr. Lieber served from 1997 to 2004 as Director of Corporate Affairs at LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton S.A.  From 1994 to 1997, he practiced law at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton in New York and Paris.

Mr. Lieber holds a juris doctor degree cum laude from Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago, Illinois, and a master in public policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  He graduated from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut with a Bachelor of Arts degree, with honors in art history.

Mr. Lieber is an attorney admitted to practice in the State of New York and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.  Mr. Lieber is a director of numerous companies, including LVMH Inc. and DFS Group Holdings, as well of Stanhope Capital.  He is also a director of the French-American Foundation and a member of Panthera's Conservation Council.

Born in New York in 1962, he is a dual U.S. and Polish citizen and a French resident.