James has been working in the fields of marketing, brand management and organisational strategy for over 15 years.
His studies encompass a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne, majoring in marketing, an MBA from Swinburne University and international fundraising accreditation through CFRE since 2008.
Over the years, he has managed and worked on accounts and campaigns for world-leading brands including World Vision, Nike, Turkcell, Footy Bet, Nissan, Manchester Utd FC and more. More recently, James has held a number of executive leadership positions across both the commercial and non-government sectors, including global development organisation Save the Children and more recently as CEO of Melbourne-based organisation Australian Prostate Cancer Research.
James chairs the biannual CEO forum in Melbourne and is a passionate problem solver and innovative thinker.