Founder & Chief Executive Officer, MINEXIA
James has gained a wide range of experience across the natural resources, commercial risk management and financial sectors since leaving the Royal Marines in 2005. James has excellent senior level connections within a range of industry sectors as well as governments and NGO’s. Between 2006 and 2009, James was a consultant to Control Risks, a global risk management consultancy where he provided risk management and communications assistance to the British Foreign & Commonwealth Office, DFID and the United Nations in Basra, acting as a liaison between the US Military and the British Embassy and assisting in the co-ordination of security operations throughout southern Iraq. Prior to founding MINEXIA in 2014, James was the commercial director for a boutique risk management firm providing security risk management solutions and advisory to a number of high profile clients and family offices as well as blue chip clients including Apple Inc, Lloyds Banking Group and IMG Media.