Chief Executive Officer
James is an experienced Chief Executive and a leader of businesses focused on Private Wealth Management and broader financial services.
James has over 30 years of experience of advising families with significant wealth both in the UK and internationally. James joined Sandaire in 2017 from Arbuthnot Latham & Co. Private Bank where he was Chief Executive and latterly Vice Chairman. James led the transformation of the business, adding an extensive range of expertise and services, which enabled Arbuthnot Latham & Co. to become a leading Private Bank in the UK.
James started his career at Hambros Bank and moved from the role of Managing Director of SG Hambros (UK) in 2002 to the private bank, Coutts & Co., where he headed the International Division including responsibility for the Bank’s offices in the Crown Dependencies, Monaco and the Middle East.
James is actively involved in speaking engagements across the sector. He plays a crucial role in Sandaire’s communications strategy, positioning Sandaire as an expert in the industry and educating individuals about the evolving nature of family offices.
Extraordinary families demand extraordinary service. We know from experience that every situation requires a unique strategy; whether it be growth, consolidation, philanthropy or generational empowerment that interests the family group most.