about the founder’s chair

Where experience meets ambition

The Founder’s Chair is a unique business collaborative that helps the next generation of Founders by connecting them to industry veterans for mentorship, connections, and potential funding.

Meet our

James Wong is the visionary founder of The Founder’s Chair. With over two decades in the financial services industry, specializing in insurance and technology distribution, James has been an entrepreneurial force. His track record of successful startups and expertise in mergers and acquisitions sets him apart from other consultative providers.

Renowned for building strong connections, James empowers his clients with his profound insights into insurance distribution. Founders seeking to occupy The Founder’s Chair and funders looking for lucrative opportunities to invest and mentor will find James a trusted ally on their journey to growth and success.

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Different chairs for different needs

Whether you are starting a business, taking your agency to the next level, or transitioning your career, The Founder’s Chair is focused on helping you take your seat at the table with a group of individuals who have been in your shoes and come back to the table and to help you experience the level of success, they did.