James brings to the team a considerable amount of experience and training in business management, managing staff, accounting and finance.

James has completed advanced diploma in Agri Business Management from Marcus Oldham Farm Management College; Commerce degree (accounting and finance and marketing majors) from Bond University and a MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.

He has managed a 10,000 acre property in central Queensland and managed a residential property development project in SE QLD.

While in London for 2.5 years he managed a team of 6 people in middle office operations within GED (Global Equities and Derivatives) for UBS Warburg Dillon Reed.

More recently he has worked in the financial services sector as a financial adviser for Ord Minnett and Macquarie Bank before buying GutterMesh and successfully transitioning the business into a successful growing enterprise in a very tough economic environment.