Director - Kingston Smith Fundraising & Management
James is the Director of the Fundraising and Management division and supports a wide range of clients with high value fundraising and strategy advice. Following a marketing role in the automotive sector, James moved into the charity sector where he has gained a breadth of fundraising experience over the last nine years.
In his time at Kingston Smith, James has helped hundreds of charities with fundraising strategies and developed an international portfolio of clients.
James is particularly interested in contributing to the growing dialog of impact measurement and is frequently invited to speak about this.
James holds a Masters from Cass Business School in Grantmaking, Philanthropy and Social Investment and the ICAEW’s Diploma in Charity Accounting. Recently, James was featured in Charity Finance Magazine’s ‘25 under 35’ rising stars in the charity advisory field. He is an enthusiastic volunteer and supports a number of charities with fundraising advice.