James has nearly 30 years’ experience of trusts and corporate services, having worked with a number of well-known trust companies and financial institutions. He has significant hands on experience in all aspects of corporate trust, agency and special purpose vehicle administration, including deal negotiation, jurisdictional knowledge and overall entity structure. James is based in Delaware.
James joined Maples Fiduciary in 2015. He previously worked for Wilmington Trust Company as Director – Structured Products, Wells Fargo Trust Company of Delaware as Vice President – Structured Products and BNY Mellon as a Senior Relationship Manager/Sales for the corporate and insurance group. During his decades at Wilmington Trust, he was instrumental in the growth of their Aviation portfolio and also participated in the global expansion of their SPV administration business. James holds a Master’s degree in Organisational Management from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Science in Business and Finance from Mount St. Mary’s University. He is a Certified Corporate Trust Specialist and a member of the National Business Aviation Association.
University of Phoenix, US, Master’s Degree, Organisational Management, 1995
Mount St. Mary’s University, US, Bachelor of Science, Business and Finance, 1982
Professional / Civic Activities
Certified Corporate Trust Specialist
Member of the International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading
Areas of Expertise
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