James grew up and attended school in Stratford upon Avon. He began his career in property with Knight Frank at the firm's global headquarters on Baker Street, London. James worked within the Residential Corporate Services department providing homesearch assistance to those relocating to the Capital from overseas. After four years at Baker Street, James returned to his home town of Stratford upon Avon and spent two years working for a local firm in Kenilworth before rejoined Knight Frank in 2015. He specialises in the sale of cottages, village houses and manor houses across Warwickshire. Outside of the office James enjoys playing squash, eating out and socialising. He loves to ski and tries to go as often as possible.