James is an Executive at Catalyst.
He works alongside our Partners and Directors to deliver all types of deals including company acquisitions and disposals, management buy-outs, fund raisings and strategic reviews, acting for business owners, management teams, corporates and private equity.
James graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Economics and Finance from University of Exeter, which included an Industrial Placement in Audit at PwC.
He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the KPMG Transaction Services team in 2016, having undertaken due diligence on a variety of buy-side and sell-side M&A deals and capital market transactions. He then transferred to Investment Banking at Shore Capital and advised on a number of public company M&A transactions and secondary placings. James joined Catalyst in 2017.
Outside of work, James is an avid runner, amateur photographer and enjoys reading and writing on the economical and political landscape.