About me

I'm focused on increasing digital engagement and conversions at financial services organisations.


Citi Private Bank

Global Head of Digital Marketing March 2020 - Present

  • Global responsibility for digital marketing channels, campaigns and performance


Head of Global Digital Marketing Programmes Sept 2018 - Feb 2020

  • Leading digital marketing programmes at one of the world's largest Asset Managers

Standard Chartered Bank

Director, Group Communications, Brand and Marketing May 2016 - Sept 2018

  • Managing the Group's social media and web channels, including campaign activation across multiple geographic markets


Senior Marketing Communications Manager Jan 2014 – May 2016

  • Responsible for Santander Corporate and Commercial and Cater Allen Private Bank's websites, including all technical development, conversion optimisation, UX, content & SEO. Launched digital sales enablement initiaitves, and managed multi-channel digital marketing campaigns


University for the Creative Arts

BA (Hons) Design, Branding and Marketing 2008

First class

Canterbury College

BTEC National Diploma, Graphic design 2004

Triple distinction


  • James is a knowledgeable and commercially focused digital marketer and his work approach is pragmatic and yet creative in delivering business objectives. I’ve worked with James on a wide range of digital projects; he is supportive and fantastic to work with.

    Nazia Ashraf, RL360
  • I have worked with James for some time now and can truly say he is passionate and driven in what he does. He knows how digital works and tries to find a way to make "all the cogs" work together holistically.

    Ashif Charania, iProspect
  • James is a highly experienced professional with great work ethos. I could always rely on James' expertise and consulted him on many occasions particularly on digital marketing and websites. James is incredibly helpful with great knowledge of his area.

    Emilia Jozefowicz, Santander

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