James is a real estate specialist with deep knowledge and expertise in every commercial and residential sector. Having worked at Tavistock since 2013, his experience ranges from transactions and IPOs through to corporate narrative and campaigns work.
Before joining Tavistock, James worked for 25 years as a real estate journalist, including as executive editor of Property Week. He won many awards for his writing including the PPA’s Business Writer of the Year in 2007, one of the top prizes for business magazine journalists. He was later named the International Building Press’s Business/Financial Journalist of the Year and LSL Property’s Property Business Journalist of the Year, and he holds a Classics degree from the University of Durham.
Away from work, James tries to stay fit, reads spy novels and shares his children’s passion for Spurs and Formula 1.