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Mark James Partner, Head of Data, Technology and Analytics at Oliver Wyman


Mark James is a Partner based in London who heads Oliver Wyman’s European cyber security platform. He also specialises in Risk and Finance infrastructure and leads the firm’s global Finance & Risk DTA (Digital Technology, and Analytics) practice.

Mark joined Oliver Wyman in 2009 from Standard Chartered in Singapore where he led the bank’s global re-engineering team responsible for driving investment projects and transformational initiatives. Prior to Standard Chartered, he worked for ten years as a London-based consultant, advising financial services companies in Europe, North America, Australia, and Asia on a wide-range of strategic and operational issues. He also worked in investment banking as a fixed income trader and project finance specialist.

He is currently leading several large-scale data governance and cybersecurity engagements in Europe and also a major data and IT security engagement in the Middle East. Mark holds a BA cum laude from Yale University and an MBA from Wharton.