James is one of the founders of Oliver James Associates. With over 18 years’ experience in the recruitment industry, James has specific responsibility for the operational performance of all consultants, and supports employees within Oliver James Associates on a global basis. James’ key focus is to ensure consultants and support personnel are welcomed into the business, and that they perform to the best of their abilities. In this function, he oversees training, performance reviews and career development. Prior to forming Oliver James Associates in 2002, James was pivotal in leading the interim IT recruitment services for two global recruiters based in the city.