James is one of the founders of Oliver James Associates. With over 18 years’ experience within the recruitment industry, James has specific responsibility for the operational performance of all consultants and support employees within Oliver James Associates on a global basis. James’ key focus is to ensure once consultants and support personnel are amalgamated into the business that they perform to their best abilities, overseeing training, performance reviews and career development. James additionally takes responsibility for managing Oliver James’ internal finance, IT and Contract Operations Team. 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.