James’ career highlights include two Grand Prix at Cannes, Commercial of the year at the British Arrows and making the most watched UK Christmas commercial to date. He has over 150 other industry awards including many Cannes Lions, British Arrows and DandAD pencils. He was rated as the No1 director in Campaign magazine and was named the second ‘most awarded director in the world’ by the Gunn report (he’s considering killing the first).
James started his advertising career as a copywriter at agencies including DDB and Euro RSCG, before switching over to directing. He is represented by The Corner Shop in the US, Blur in Spain, Wanda in France and Outsider in the UK and everywhere else. He lives in London with his lovely wife and two kids.