James joined NES in May 2017, focusing on due diligence and transaction execution for new fund investments.
Before joining New Energy Solar, James was a Vice President in Deutsche Bank’s Utilities and Infrastructure team based in Sydney, which advised on a range of complex public and private market M&A transactions in the utilities and infrastructure sector. Prior to this James worked in QIC’s Global Infrastructure team, where he was involved in all aspects of the investment process spanning initial investment screening, due diligence, valuation, transaction processes and asset management. Earlier in his career, James worked in investment banking roles advising on M&A and capital markets transactions in the power, utilities and infrastructure sectors.
James has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Sydney and is a CFA Charterholder.