After 10 years selling Albany in The Bahamas – one of the world’s most successful resort communities - James has moved to Discovery Land Company. Discovery Land was founded by Michael S. Meldman and is known for developing some of the world’s most exclusive private residential golf club communities with a portfolio of 24 properties from Hawaii to The Caribbean and now CostaTerra in Portugal which will open in October 2021.
In his earlier career James was a Manager in Corporate Finance at HSBC Securities, where he specialised in IPOs and mining as well as being responsible for numerous UK and International clients. James has since founded and co-founded several innovative entities across Europe and the USA. These include Crussh, a leading UK juice bar chain, Golf Flagstick Advertising and BiDe, a fintech in the banking space. In addition, James has written for a Grammy-winning comedy show and has co-produced 3 music albums.
Prior to his career, James achieved a degree in English and Business Economics at Brown University.