A former financial journalist with Bloomberg News, James focuses on advising financial services clients in sectors including asset management, private equity, hedge funds and activists. He also specialises in providing media and presentation training for clients
James joined Maitland/AMO in 2014 from Cubitt Consulting, a boutique corporate communications consultancy, where he worked with a number of clients in private equity, investment banking, energy & resources and professional services. Before joining Cubitt, James worked at Bloomberg News as a financial journalist for seven years, and as Lead Producer on the channel’s flagship programmes including ‘Countdown’, ‘On the Move’ and ‘The Pulse’.
Prior to that, James qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG, where he worked on a number of audit clients in the media, advertising and technology sectors.
James focuses on financial services, particularly asset management, as well as resources and telecoms. He also specialises in providing media and presentation training for clients.
James has a BA in Modern Languages from the University of Durham, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalist from City University.