James has a first class degree, and chartered institute diploma in marketing. He works in the Pharmaceutical Industry for Pfizer Ltd, with over 15 years’ experience of NHS liaison. Prior to this, he worked in the retail management sector, and for the BBC.
For the last 12 years, James has been involved with, and led, many partnership projects between Pharma and the NHS, delivering NHS efficiencies and improvements in patient care. He is a Prince2 Practitioner and is currently involved in strategic joint working projects with 2 large NHS organisations in the acute sector.
James is also the Chair for the Association of British Pharmaceutical Industry, Southern Regional Industry Group, which is a group whose aim is to improve working relationships between the private sector member companies and the NHS in the Southern Region.