FACTS AND EXPERIENCE
James is an expert in strategic management (from analysis through to execution), with experience of working in 37 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe the Middle East and North America, designing and facilitating executive education and professional development short courses.
Originally from an industrial background, where he gained several years’ experience as a line manager, his second career was in management consulting for a boutique in London with a top reputation, focusing on business change and transformation.
James has been involved in human resource development for over 15 years and as well as working exclusively with Causal Capital in the GCC, he is also a senior associate with a well-respected business school in London, as well as being an associate of the industrial practice of a university in the North of England.
Academically, he has a Master of Science degree in Consulting from Nottingham Business School, professionally he is PMP® certified and he is a member of the Strategic Management Society and the Association for Project Management.
Some of his clients include: Bank for International Settlements; Deutsche Bank; Islamic Development Bank (KSA); Societe Generale; Ministry of Water & Electricity; Dubai World Trade Center; King Abdullah University of Science and Technology; Batelco.
● Strategy analysis and formulation
● Psychodynamics (understanding the drivers of behaviours)
● Hedge Accounting Knowledge
● Strategy implementation & Product Management
● Portfolio management
● Stakeholder management
❝ James teaches some of our courses and is highly rated amongst students. He has always been extremely helpful and supportive towards staff and delegates alike ❞
❝ Exceptional professional. I work with James at LSBF where I am the student recruitment manager for the Executive Education courses ❞
EXPERTISE IN THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS
Strategy Thinking and Planning