James is a qualified chartered accountant with over 25 years of commercial, business and financial experience.
This experience covers a broad range of different size businesses, ranging from the small owner managed business, through mid-range SME’s to large multinational and public sector organisations. His roles have typically been at a strategic and commercial level, with responsibility for the wider remit of finance, Legal, HR, IT and projects.
He is effective both at Board level working on strategic matters; and in analysing the detail and supporting teams at all levels.
He has extensive experience in business transformation, restructuring, cultural and change management and providing clear visibility of operational performance through relevant and meaningful KPI’s.
Having worked for a Venture Capital investor and taken a company through an IPO process, James is well versed in both sides of the transaction and the need for all parties to be on the same page and understand each other’s motivations.