Develops communications strategies for clients as part of the firm’s Industrials team, advising a range of FTSE 100 & 250 businesses and multi-national private companies.
Prior to FGH, James worked for communications agency Instinctif Partners bringing experience across industrial sectors including real estate, construction, housebuilding and support Services.
Involved in education access projects, including as a school Governor. James is part of WPP’s LGBT Unite initiative.
James is a Managing Director in FGS Global’s London office, providing strategic counsel and developing integrated communications campaigns for a broad range of organisations, from large listed multi-nationals to fast-growing private companies, in UK and internationally.
James is highly experienced in all aspects of regulatory-driven communications as well as complex multi-stakeholder situations. He has significant transactional experience (solicited and hostile M&A, IPOs, activism defense) as well wider positioning and reputation management initiatives. He has extensive experience advising companies across industrial sectors including real estate, construction, housebuilding and support Services.
James is also a member of FGS Global’s crisis practice group, helping companies prepare, mitigate and navigate mission-critical situations.
James holds a degree in Modern & Medieval Languages from the University of Cambridge. He holds the Certificate in IR (CIR®) qualification.