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James Boot

Director - Commerce & Industry

James is a Director at IRC UK and he specialises in working with Executive teams to identify and attract talented leadership into their businesses. His major focus is advising companies on their acquisition strategy, so they can hire the very best to accelerate their plans and create value.

Having spent the best part of a decade as an advisor to the Executive teams of private-equity backed & AIM-listed businesses, as well the Investor / Advisory community, James brings a wealth of knowledge how having the right talent mix in the senior leadership team can create a high-performing, valuable and sustainable business.

Previously, James spent almost a decade as a Recruiter & Headhunter in the West Midlands & London markets, across a range of levels, sectors and functions.

James lives in London with his wife, daughter and son, and enjoys skiing, golf and a spot of DIY.