As the Managing Senior Partner at Austen Morris Associates, James is responsible for the company’s growth, development, and direction as a whole. This includes all global operations from China, Philippine and African offices. Having been with Austen Morris Associates since 2000, James has implemented systems and practices which focus the company as a client-driven operation and culture. The company’s success has been driven by focusing on the needs of clients and building the company around them. From this philosophy, he has also created its custom ‘Wealth Management System’ which, combined with its ‘Investment Review Board’, provides a powerful package to match clients investment needs and wants. James has a background in Finance, having previously worked at Friends Provident International and holds Financial Planning Certificates CII (FPC) and Investment & Portfolio Advice from The Chartered Insurance Institute (UK).