Managing Director, Corporate, Commercial & Institutional Banking, Standard Chartered Bank

James is a seasoned Corporate Banker who leads a team of Regional Relationship Managers, based in Singapore. James also covers a portfolio of multinational corporate clients. His role is to lead his team in Relationship Management excellent, set bank-wide customer strategy, originate new ideas and be the single point of contact for his clients.

James has 24 years of client management experience garnered from a range of companies including HSBC, JPMorgan, DHL and Coca-Cola across Asia Pacific. Canadian by birth, he has lived in Asia for more than 30 years residing in Hong Kong, Vietnam, and Singapore.

He joined Standard Chartered in July 2013 from HSBC in Singapore where he was the Regional Sales Sector Head for a number of industries within the Asia Pacific Payments and Cash Management team.

James sits on the Board of the British Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. He has an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, is credit trained and is a certified International Cash Manager.