James gained experience in Germany, Switzerland and Israel before joining AHMM in 2001 as a Part II Architectural Assistant. James has been involved in high-profile projects across sectors from masterplanning to fine detailing including work on commercial, residential, healthcare, education and arts projects. Over the last ten years he has led teams on projects including the pioneering Tea Building in Shoreditch, the highly acclaimed Weston Street apartments near London Bridge, and a sixth form college with student residences and incubator office space on Westminster Bridge Road. Most recently he has been leading AHMM’s work on Elizabeth House, an office-led mixed use development next to Waterloo Station that will create a million square feet of office space together with retail and transformed public realm. James was promoted to Associate in 2008 and Director in 2021.