Managing Director, Head of Sponsors & Structured Finance
James leads the Structured & Sponsored Finance business, which is responsible for supporting clients in raising financing and accessing the capital markets in the UK, Europe and USA.
James has 20 years of experience in leveraged finance and the loan and high yield capital markets, focusing on financing private equity owned and sub investment grade companies and supporting companies raising finance across the investment grade, corporate, real estate, infrastructure, leveraged and high yield asset classes.
James sits on Lloyds Banking Group’s Underwriting Committee, which governs loan underwriting decisions, in addition to the bank’s credit and investment committees.
James is an Associate Fellow at Said Business School at the University of Oxford and joined Lloyds after completing a Masters degree at the University of Bath School of Management.