James heads up the HR function for Siemens Mobility UK and Ireland which totals c4500 employees. Since graduating in Psychology and then achieving a Masters in Human Resource Management, James has always worked in HR. Starting first in employee relations and then HR Expert team roles in Food manufacturing he joined Siemens in 2001. He worked in HR Generalist/Business partnering roles in several Siemens businesses including a UK R&D division and a joint venture with the Japanese organization NEC.
He joined the Transportation division in 2004 and has not looked back since. He says he has been very blessed to be able grow and develop as the division has grown organically, re-shaped several times and made significant acquisitions.