James is manager of the Rathbone Global Opportunities Fund, and was appointed as a Board Director of Rathbone Unit Trust Management in November 2006.
James joined Rathbones in October 2000, having graduated from Cornell University in New York, with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He has been involved in the management of the Fund since its inception in 2001. Between November 2003 and June 2005, he assumed responsibility for the day-to-day management of the portfolio, under the auspices of Julian Chillingworth, and in July 2005, was named sole manager.
James holds the Investment Management Certificate and the Securities Institute Diploma. He is a Fellow of the Securities Institute.