Chief Financial Officer
James joined Calastone in 2019 as Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, James is responsible for managing all the financial activities of the business.
Before joining Calastone, James was CFO of the Soros backed digital solutions provider Ciklum, leading all aspects of finance, corporate development, legal and compliance in a high growth environment. Previously, James worked for the Travelocity Group in numerous roles, including Global CFO, but also as COO for Europe and Asia, and CFO for lastminute.com, managing all aspects of financial control, planning, and compliance.
James began his career at Arthur Andersen, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1995. From there he spent 10 years at EMI Music, both in the UK and Continental Europe Music Divisions, predominantly in planning and analysis, but also leading business process design for the global SAP roll out.