James White boasts over 20 years in project management within the defence and nuclear sector, serving as Head of Nuclear at MI-GSO-PCUBED. There, he's been instrumental in defining industry benchmarks for nuclear energy and waste management, leading to new standards for the sector.
With an MBA and MSc in Engineering, and as a Chartered Engineer and Manager, James exemplifies professional growth, also holding Fellowships with the Chartered Management Institute and APM. His track record includes managing complex engineering projects and championing business transformation, enhancing nuclear technology while aligning with global efficiency and safety objectives. James is recognised for his leadership in project collaboration and strategy, contributing significantly to the Government Major Projects Portfolio (GMPP) on four different programmes in the last 10 years.
At APM, he has contributed as a Corporate Advisory Group member, Fellow assessment panellist, and Committee member for the Thames Valley branch. His previous roles include leadership at Nuclear Waste Services and managing high-stakes programmes at CH2M and Jacobs for Rolls-Royce and the Ministry of Defence.
James’s dedication to cross-industry dialogue supports innovative solutions in energy, reflecting APM’s mission in his professional and collaborative efforts.