James is an experienced investment, market analysis and business development professional, focused on the natural resources and alternatives sector. James has led investment teams, identified targets for funding, sourced material from suppliers and assisted engineering teams in their work. His main strengths are communication, efficiency and relationship management. James has operated at all levels and across skill sets, from board and investor meetings to organising engineering and technical staff on fieldwork.
James’ previous employers include CRU, Xstrata, Glencore and Caterpillar, some of the largest companies in their respective metals and mining sectors. In addition to the above he is a qualified Geologist from Imperial College London (Royal School of Mines).