James is British by birth. He studied at King’s College University of London in Astrophysics. James has been preparing British and International students for entry into the world’s top universities for over 20 years. He was the Principal of two international colleges in London, and the International Director of a group of UK Independent Colleges. He has written numerous books on university entrance and has developed workshops and courses on university applications for students throughout Asia. He is a well-known speaker at schools and education events and has been a member of university interview panels. James was Chairman of the Conference for Independent Further Education (CIFE), a professional organization for Independent Colleges in the UK. He has recently completed an MBA-level marketing course.