James is an Associate at PEAL. He brings 10+ years of operational experience and industrial knowledge to the investment team having worked in R&D, Product Engineering & Project Management. James is responsible for the creation of financial models, market research and supporting the due diligence of investment opportunities.
Previously, James predominantly worked in the Space Industry in both engineering and management roles, with short stints in the MedTech and Pharmaceuticals industries. Over the course of 10 years, he worked on a broad range of technology development projects ranging from Lithium-Ion energy storage to the cancer diagnostics.
James graduated from Queen’s University Belfast with a Master’s in Aerospace Engineering in 2009 and received an MBA with Distinction from Oxford University in 2020.