James joined SVA as a Director, Consulting in 2016 after 30 years working in the public and corporate sectors.

James has diverse experience across different industries and functions. He has worked in wealth management, retail banking, energy and industrial manufacturing across sales and marketing, distribution, product, business development, strategy, reshaping business models and program management. He began his career as a graduate economist with the Federal Treasury, spent six years with McKinsey & Company and has worked at a number of Australian corporates as a General Manager and Board member.

James holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hon) and MBA from the University of Sydney.