James Barker, based in London, works across a number of industry sectors (including Manufacturing, Transportation, Finance and Professional Services and Healthcare) where he focuses on supporting senior leadership of mid-size international companies. James focuses on Talent Advisory Services such as assessment and development centres, Corporate governance and management, due diligence and Executive Coaching. He also leads Executive Search and Selection projects.
Prior to joining Mercuri Urval, James was a consultant for over 10 years supporting senior leaders of global businesses to implement their strategic growth, transformation and organisational development initiatives through their people. This has included understanding the current capabilities and performance within different commercial teams and advising on ways to enhance their effectiveness.
Experience in developing competency models and assessment tools and supporting managers and teams with learning and development interventions.James has a MBA from Warwick Business School.