James Stone

James Stone Vice President, Director of ESG Research

B.A. from University of Michigan


Jamie joined Baron in 2009 as a research analyst specializing in energy and was named portfolio manager in 2011. In early 2019, he was named Director of ESG Research to initiate and lead our effort in integrating ESG considerations into our investment research process. He has 36 years of research experience. From 2007 to 2009, he worked at Cambridge Investments as a principal and director of research. From 2000 to 2007, he worked at UBS Securities as a managing director and senior analyst. From 1993 to 2000, he worked at Schroder & Co. as a senior research analyst and was named managing director in 1998. From 1988 to 1993, he worked at Kidder, Peabody as a senior research analyst. Jamie graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in English Literature in 1987.


  • Baron Year-End ESG Update for Shareholders

    Director of ESG Research Jamie Stone discusses the increasing prominence of ESG issues as we continue to grapple with the impacts of a global pandemic and Baron’s progression in its journey to incorporate ESG issues into its investment and decision making process.