James joined Geoffrey Martin & Co in 2002 and became a partner in 2009. He is now lead partner for the North of England in the firm's Leeds office.
James takes a pragmatic approach to restructuring and advisory assignments and specialises in making sense of complicated scenarios, generally involving a large number of key stakeholders.
James is quick to grasp the key elements required to ensure successful transactions and is adept at transmitting these to stakeholders in language they can understand.
Maximising returns to stakeholders and adding value is intrinsic to James’ approach.
In his spare time James dreams of owning a shed into which he can occasionally escape from his growing and increasingly demanding family.