James is Head of Sustainability at Colliers, tasked with driving their sustainability offering to ensure that they enable their clients to meet the challenges of the Climate Emergency in a practical and meaningful way. Prior to Colliers, James worked in the construction and demolition industries, leading on sustainability on major projects across London and the UK.
With over 14 years’ experience within sustainability in real estate, James’ work has focussed on sustainable construction, strategy, the circular economy, carbon reduction and sustainable certification. James is a Chartered Environmentalist and a member of the UK Green Building Council’s Whole Life Carbon reductions via Circular Economy Principles Task Group.
Colliers is a leading diversified professional services and investment management company. We work collaboratively to provide expert real estate and investment advice to clients.
As leaders in professional real estate services and investment management, we will ensure that ESG is an integral part of how we do business through our strategy, Elevate the Built Environment. With the help of our professionals around the world, we have the opportunity and responsibility to build better for our collective future.
To elevate the environment, Colliers is committed to realizing emissions reductions through the Science Based Targets initiative's (SBTi) Business Ambition for 1.5°C program, as well as achieving Net Zero for our own operations by 2030. We will develop and deliver a Net Zero program to help building owners, investors, and occupiers reduce or eliminate their building-related emissions.
By embracing change and thinking differently, we act quickly to seize opportunities and generate better solutions. Whether you’re a developer, investor, landlord or tenant, we are a partner invested in seeing you succeed.