Partner, Deal Advisory
KPMG in the UK
Head of Transaction Services for KPMG in Scotland
James is a Deal Advisory partner and Head of Transaction Services for KPMG in Scotland. Although based in Glasgow, he has clients in, and works across, all three offices in Scotland.
James trained as a CA with KPMG in the Glasgow office, qualifying in 2001 and transferring from audit to the Transaction Services Group in Glasgow in 2003. Following a two year secondment in the KPMG San Francisco office, James returned to Scotland in 2010.
James has extensive transaction experience with over 13 years of direct deal involvement. He has played a leading role on a wide variety of transactions for both Scottish based and international corporates and Private Equity clients.
BEng(Hons) Mechanical Engineering, University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology (UMIST)
Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants for Scotland (CA)
Financial Due Diligence