James is a partner in the Forensic Department at Grant Thornton UAE. He is highly experienced in Forensic, anti-fraud and financial crime with seventeen years of experience in professional practice in the UK and Middle East.
He has significant experience in fraud prevention, including risk assessments, large and complex investigations and forensic work, including public cases as well as numerous financial crime engagements in the financial service industry and with clients across a broad range of other industries and geographies. He is a member of Global Forensic Leadership.
James has worked with clients in the UAE, KSA, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Kuwait, Pakistan and internationally. His experience covers all aspects of forensic and anti-fraud work.
Qualification, Professional Certifications & Memberships
- Chartered Accountant, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland – qualified 2003
- Associate Member of Association of Certified Fraud Examiner (ACFE)
- Associate Member of Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS)
- BA (Hons) Business Economics, University of Exeter – 2000