James has over 20 years’ experience within the public sector holding many senior positions within Finance, Performance, Information and IT and was most recently the Director of IM&T at the Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospital. He was recognized as EHI ‘Healthcare IT champion of the year’ 2011, winner of ‘Outstanding work in IT-enabled Healthcare’ in 2012 and Thought leader of the year in 2013.
James joined EMC as the UK&I Healthcare Development Director in 2014 and was appointed to the role of UK Public Sector CIO for EMC in January 2015. In February 2016, James was named as one of the top 50 data Leaders in the UK, by Information age.
James works across all public sector departments helping them with strategies and solutions to improve the services they provide whilst preparing for the uncertainty of the future, but has always remained close to his roots and spends a dis-proportionate amount of his time working with Healthcare organisation’s and suppliers to deliver cost savings whilst improving efficiency and effectiveness through digital transformation.