Chief Executive Officer
James' primary role is the general oversight of Ardenton, including driving partnerships, transition management, staff management, acquisition and corporate governance. He also serves on the investment committee.
Previously, James was the corporate finance partner with Wolrige Mahon, where he built a corporate finance group focusing on acquisitions, divestitures, finance, and management consulting to entrepreneurs. In that role, he worked with over 500 companies across industries including forestry, agriculture, finance, construction and general manufacturing and distribution. James obtained his Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia in 1995.