James is a non-executive Director of Paragon Mortgages and Star Energy Group (Natuna UK and Novus UK).
James has worked as a Banker and Credit Insurance Underwriter in London since 1975. His banking and credit underwriting experience was gained at Grindlays Bank, Lazard Brothers & Co. Ltd, HSBC and Euler Hermes, where he specialised in trade and project finance and corporate finance.
He joined ATC Group in 2007 as Managing Director of ATC Capital Markets in London where his responsibilities spanned capital markets, private equity and holding company management in the main European financial centres.
As Joint Managing Director of SPV Management Ltd from 2002, James served as a Director of a large number of asset backed and whole business securitisations, expanding the scope of the business into overseas markets including Ireland, Germany and Greece.