James is a partner under the Growth Business strategy, working with portfolio companies and on new investment opportunities. He has over ten years of investment banking and private equity experience and is passionate about the role of impact investing in addressing social and environmental challenges.
James has worked on a range of investments across the investment lifecycle at Bridges, including Viva Gym, Fitness Hut, The Gym Group, World of Books, Just Ask and GEV.
Prior to Bridges, James worked at LivingBridge and DC Advisory and has a MA from Oxford and MSt from Cambridge, where his dissertation was focused on accountability of impact investors. He is married with two children and is a keen runner.