Alasdair James

Global Executive and Board Director

Alasdair James is a Global Executive and Board Director who brings an international perspective, having worked on five continents and lived in the U.S., the United Kingdom and Asia, and deep experience in leading complex, multi-site, businesses in the fast-moving consumer-goods, pharmaceutical and retail sectors at large, iconic companies. He is a classically trained marketing expert valued for his consumer focus, analytical & strategic planning, authenticity, digital transformations, powerful drive, passion and perseverance.

He is a skilled communicator at all levels, from lobbying governments in Washington, London and Shanghai, to meeting one-on-one with team members, to presenting at board meetings, to speaking at industry conferences. He has extensive Board experience, including his current position as a Non-Executive Board Director for Symphony RetailAI, providing data, analytics and AI services to FMCG & Retail.