James is CEO of Alliott Group, a worldwide alliance of independent accounting and law firms which supports mid-market firms in some 70 countries around the world. James has been with the Group since 2008, and is responsible for its global strategic development and growth, for initiating global partnerships in developing business opportunities and delivering value to the Group’s members and their clients.

Prior to Alliott Group, James initially worked for another international alliance of accounting and law firms where he established their US and Latin America market presence before taking on a more global remit as the Group’s deputy CEO. James then went on to work for two global Human Resource Organisations providing multi-market talent management solutions to SME, Fortune 500 companies and to leading accounting and magic circle law firms.

With over 15 years’ experience in the legal and accounting marketplace, James has a good cross section of skills encompassing sales, marketing, finance, people management and multi-jurisdictional client relationship development/retention management.