London, 7 April 2016: James will lead an expanding team, which has been answering the growing demand among financial services firms for specialist infrastructure placements across the Asia Pacific region.

James joins from Spencer Stuart where he was a member of the financial services and financial officer practices. James brings broad regional experience having worked with a range of banking, asset & wealth management and insurance clients.

Neil Ejje, partner at Leathwaite expressed his pleasure at the addition of James to the Leathwaite team: “James brings significant experience to our Hong Kong office having worked across the Asia Pacific region including China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore and South Korea. We are all extremely pleased to have James join the Leathwaite team and we wish him every success in his career with us.”