Partner, Argent Services LLP
James has over 17 years’ construction and development experience. James started working for Argent in 1999 and has played a prominent role in the development of 10 of the buildings and one public square developed at Brindleyplace in addition to his role defining and implementing the management strategy for the privately managed estate. This included defining the management strategy for both the buildings and public areas of the estate. In addition, James was responsible for the development of Forbury Square in Reading, two mixed use buildings with a new public square and has been instrumental in the development of the joint venture between Argent and Greater Manchester Property Venture Funds of One St Peter’s Square, Manchester. One St Peter’s Square is the only new build, largely speculative office development in Manchester and will form part of a transformed St Peter’s Square when the Library, Town Hall extension and external works are complete.