With a background in talent search, Jim has founded and run businesses in London and Sydney and led external hiring initiatives for global media brands and technology firms including Microsoft, Prosieben, BBC Worldwide, Vice Media and Business Insider.
His work has afforded him a unique perspective into how corporates, SMEs and start-ups operate and also how their founders, leaders and performers think.
As a business coach he appreciates what it takes to build a firm internationally – and how it feels to invest financially and emotionally in its success.
He has a BSc Honours degree in Sports Science from Loughborough University. He is an accredited Cognitive Emotive Behaviour Coach, an NLP Master Practitioner and a certified assessor in Emotional Intelligence (ECR, ECR 360 and Emotional Sports Inventory) and personality psychometrics (PPA DISC and High Performance Trait Indicator.)
Specialisations include: performance and development coaching, insights, facilitation and mediation and career management and transition.
Jim is particularly focused on helping people to understand their true drivers and capabilities, and to have fair and successful conversations with themselves and others.