Former CEO & Founder of London based company GET ME IN! Ltd., a leading secondary marketplace dedicated to tickets in UK and Europe. James co-founded the company in 2003 and served as a pioneer and visionary in the emerging market. In 2004, he was the 134th entrepreneur to be recognized by the UK government with an Innovator’s Visa. In Jan 2008, GET ME IN! was acquired by Ticketmaster, the world’s leading ticket company.
James is a founding investor, advisor, and former Chairman of VivaReal Inc, a leading Brazilian real estate marketplace.
James and his wife Sophie are Court Appointed Special Advocates in Sonoma County. They have been appointed by a judge as legal advocates on behalf of abused and neglected foster children. They have been assigned cases and report to the court every 6 months on the requirements and best interests of the children.
James and his wife also run a vineyard estate, named Pangea, growing Pinot Noir on Sonoma Mountain.