James has been committed to the property finance sector since 1981, during which time his involvement has included both new business generation and recoveries. Originally from South Africa, James became a director of a London specialist property finance bank and subsequently joined Alternative Bridging Corporation. He has also acted as an LPA Receiver and advisor on residential development on behalf of various lenders.
James is responsible for the on-going monitoring of ABC’s loan book and co-ordination of any recovery activity. He creates close working relationships with ABC’s borrowers, staying in touch with them throughout the loan period, ensuring day-to-day small problems do not become significant issues. He is great at solving problems and keeping the peace.
James lives in the Cotswolds, would like to be a country gentleman but instead is an ardent rugby supporter and coach.