James is an Unreasonable Fellow. James was part of Unreasonable Impact Americas 2023.
James has over two decades of business and engineering leadership experience in cleantech and energy, including strategy, operations, finance, design, and engineering. As CEO of e-Zinc, James has successfully raised over $100 million for the company. He is responsible for formulating and executing the company's strategic plan, and leading its commercialization journey.
Before e-Zinc, James was Director of Business Development with MaRS Advanced Energy Centre, and before that, a management consult with Bain & Company. James also has many years of engineering experience in the renewable energy industry. James holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Queen's University (Honours) and an MBA from the Ivey Business School at Western University (Dean's List). James is also a registered Professional Engineer.