James is an experienced M&A and equity capital markets adviser with broad experience across sectors and corporate and private equity clients. Prior to Forsyth Barr, James provided sell-side advisory, valuation and strategic advice for several high profile New Zealand and United Kingdom organisations.
At Forsyth Barr, James has been involved in a range of mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets and debt capital market transactions including M&A advisory roles with Methven, Vector and Maui Capital, the IPO’s of Evolve Education, Fliway and ikeGPS, and equity and debt capital markets roles for Arvida, WEL Networks and Contact.
James holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Otago University.
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