As Group Strategy Director for R/GA Tokyo, James oversees strategy work by R/GA across Japan and the APAC region.
James was previously a management consultant at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and has over 10 years of experience working in a variety of countries, including the US, Japan, South Africa, Korea, Taiwan, and India. He also previously worked in business development for startups and served for the U.S. Peace Corps in South Africa.
He is experienced in cross-border business strategy development & execution, digital strategy & transformation, and agile project & change management. Industry experience includes Tech Startups, Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Consumer Goods, Telecommunications, Automotive, Urban/Environmental Planning, Government, and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.