James has over 15 years of experience in the Hedge Fund and insurance sectors.
Prior to joining Apsley Specialty, James was a Senior Investment Consultant at Towers Watson with responsibility for Hedge Funds, Fund of Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Real Estate and Infrastructure Fund Investments. Before this James spent almost five years at Caliburn Capital Partners LLP as Head of Operational Due Diligence managing teams in London and Singapore.
James’ insurance experience stems from almost five years at Baronsmead Partners LLP where he saw the firm grow from its start up phase. He has contributed several research papers and published an article in Bloomberg Money Magazine.
James has a BA (Hons) in Politics from the Durham University, is a holder of the Investment Management Certificate and has a Diploma in Insurance from the Chartered Insurance Institute