James has spent the last four years focussed on a range of applications in health IT. He was CEO of Axon and OBS Medical, as well as leading the set-up of Oxehealth, which has given him exposure to telehealth, intelligent alarms, patient monitoring and medical records.
As chair of Hygea VCT, a specialist investor in early stage bioscience companies, he has direct contact with a range of investees. As CEO he turned around Hallmarq Veterinar yImaging, who design and build veterinary MRI systems, through implementing a ninnovative, product-as-a-service model. He also stabilised Glide Pharmaceuticals until it was re-financed.
Earlier in his career he held a range of commercial and international management positions in Zeneca Agrochemicals in Africa, Germany and Scandinavia. He also led a review o fZeneca’s biotechnology strategy.