Paul James has 18 years front-line experience in the lift and escalator industry working with some of the UK's most demanding clients.
As a Senior Project Manager with a large multi-national lift company he was responsible for the safe, on time and on budget delivery of large complex New Equipment projects comprising all types of equipment, including hydraulic, machine-room-less and platform lifts. In addition Paul has many years hard won commercial experience, in both the London Service and Modernisation markets. Accustomed to providing objective advice to clients from a wide variety of sectors including Construction, Retail, Residential and Commercial Real Estate, he has a strong customer-focused approach which delivers tangible results.
Experience in Modernisation and New Development Projects in both the sales and operations functions provides Paul invaluable knowledge and insight when it comes to the specifying and delivery of complex projects. In recent years he has been instrumentally involved in Major Modernisation Projects at Canary Wharf, giving him a strong appreciation of the challenges of vertical transportation in high rise buildings. Paul has an Honours Degree in Engineering from The University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.