James has been a Director at GCW for over 7 years and prior to that he spent 8 years with Colliers International. James focuses on the acquisition and disposal of investment assets across all town centre uses including high street shops, shopping centres, supermarkets and alternative long income assets such as gyms, nurseries & drive thru's for institutions and property companies. James has advised major operators on sale & leaseback strategies and helped extract untapped value from their property assets. Clients he has recently worked with include UBS, St Modwen, Coltham, Deekay & George Capital.
James enjoys a wide range of soul destroying pursuits outside of the office, from watching the Arsenal throw away their season through to relatively unsuccessful international cricket tours with his cricket team. Come winter he likes to spend as much time as possible on the slopes in Morzine. James skippers the Retail All Stars cricket team made up of niche practice retail surveyors.