James joined CRU in 2022 working as Research Analyst, focusing on the North American steel markets.
James will be involved with the North American steel markets providing analysis and producing steel market insights. James holds a Master's Degree in Exploration Geology from Camborne School of Mines and a Bachelors Degree in Geology from the University of Leicester.
Before joining CRU, James worked as an exploration geologist with Iceland Resources. There he conducted greenfields exploration and worked on drill programs, targeting gold mineralisation. Through work and studies, James gained an understanding of project generation and the mining chain.