James Edgar

EMEA People and Cultural Director at MEC

James has recently joined MEC as the EMEA People and Culture Director. James is an Executive Coach and HR Director with nearly 20 years’ experience working across a range of organisations and sectors including: Ford; Citi; Sodexo; Barclays; and in interim roles. He has executive experience managing divisional businesses with significant growth, leading significant change and culture management projects in international environments, with both private and public sector clients. Throughout his career James has been passionate about keeping people at the heart of agendas. A natural coach he has supported numerous leaders throughout his corporate life and more recently building up a private coaching practice. James is also a Fellow Member of the CIPD and has an MBA from Warwick Business School.