James Crichton joined Itad in 2014 as Business Development Officer and became a Senior Business Development Officer in 2017. His primary role is to oversee the preparation of tenders and Expressions of Interest for a variety of clients, including DFID, EC, World Bank, UN agencies and bilateral donors.
Prior to joining Itad, James was International Bid Manager for an organisation focused on international public service management capacity building, coaching and consulting. This role required working closely with foreign Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA’s) to plan and prepare customised programmes, ensuring these addressed specific needs and organisational objectives. Before this he worked for a London-based leadership consultancy. In this role he worked closely with colleagues in Europe, Asia and the Middle East to produce corporate research for various industry practices. James holds a BA in Financial Economics from the University of Liverpool.