James has 10+ years infosec and data governance experience including privacy/security information management system design for multiple large multi-national organisations. His qualifications include IAPP CIPP/E, CIPT, IBITGQ EU GDPR P, and ISO 27001 Lead Implementer and proudly considers himself a data protection nerd.
Before joining The EQ, James was a senior consultant for Evalian Limited working on multiple data governance and security projects at any one time being Data Protection Officer for a number of companies concurrently. Before Evalian he was a Data Governance & IT Security Specialist for the largest global psychometric testing firm SHL Group Ltd.
James is also a 500 hour qualified hot power yoga and meditation teacher who loves spending time with his family, reading and going ice skating with his daughter.