James designs and builds network solutions for members and looks after the optical transport platform.
James returned to New Zealand from the United Kingdom where he worked at DANTE as an IP Engineer focusing on network design. DANTE operates the industry leading GÉANT backbone network that interconnects Europe's national research and education networks, providing high speed connectivity to 40 million students, researchers and academics.
Before moving to the UK, James was IP Team Leader at Kordia for five years, and before that an engineer and technical specialist at Woosh.
James studied Data and Systems analysis at the University of Oxford, UK.