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James has been advising technology companies for 15 years, including 8 years in Morgan Stanley's Technology Banking Group.
Transaction experience to date includes more than 40 transactions with a combined value of more than $40B across IPO, M&A, debt/equity and strategic advisory. Selected transactions include:
IPOs for Workday, Splunk, Tableau, Shutterstock, Kayak, HomeAway, Compellent, MetroPCS, Rosetta Stone, and SMART Technologies. M&A involving Responsys, Oracle, Adobe, Neolane, Compellent, Dell, EMC, Data Domain, Nuance, Loquendo, Web Reservations, Hellman & Friedman, Zipcar, and Avis. Other financing for LinkedIn, Workday (twice), ServiceSource, Splunk (twice), SMART Technologies, Compellent, Kobo, Nortel, Nuance, Plexus, Proto Labs, Sanmina. And, strategic advisory projects for Alcatel, Ericsson, GSM Association, Hewlett-Packard, 02, and British Gas.
James holds a BA/MA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University, an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and an MA in International Relations from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania.