James is the Director and founder of Innovation Fire Engineering Ltd. With over 18 years experience in fire safety and a MSc Fire and Explosion Engineering, he has a wealth of knowledge. James is passionate about ensuring fire safety and utilises his strong technical skills and experience to lead a committed team of fire engineers.
James ensures that innovation is embedded into the teams' fire engineering approach and dynamically challenges prescriptive fire engineering guidance. He strives to add value to schemes, whilst always ensuring fire safety. James has excellent technical and working knowledge of fire codes and standards in the UK.
In his career James has worked internationally and was responsible for devising bespoke fire engineered strategies for sensitive schemes. His previous experience includes a leadership role in a multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy and working in the fire safety team for the Fire and Rescue Service.