James is the Llama Group's Quantity Surveyor. James was born and brought up on a farm, which has given him a great grounding in a wide variety of trades that were necessary to keep the farm running. He trained as a Quantity Surveyor from leaving school at 16 and working full time whilst studying part time in college to gain his degree. James’ work experience is varied from working for consultant quantity surveying companies early on in his career to more recently builders and developers of mainly residential properties in the UK, Isle of Man and as far afield as Dubai. James is also the proud father of three young daughters and he enjoys a variety of interests away from work including running, animal welfare and carpentry.