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Team / James Baker

James Baker

Investor  /  Leeds, Newcastle


James joined BGF in 2021, as an Investor in the Leeds team. James’s role involves all aspects of the investment process, from origination through to execution and working alongside our portfolio companies to support their growth ambitions.

Prior to joining BGF, James worked in Corporate Finance at both Deloitte and BDO, providing advice to clients across a range of buy and sell side transactions. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and graduated from the University of Leeds in 2014 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Economics.

James lives in North Leeds, and enjoys playing golf and tennis in his spare time.



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