James Whitman

Strategic Advisor for PeaceTech Exchanges

James has over 25 years of consulting and commercial experience engaging with senior leaders and facilitating strategic discussions on critical topics. A long-time veteran of Corporate Executive Board, which was acquired by Gartner for $2.6B, James held a series of senior commercial roles, including leading the creation of the company's first key account channel. Following his time at CEB, he led account management for ExecOnline, a leading provider of executive education in conjunction with top-tier business schools including Yale, MIT, Columbia, Berkeley, and Wharton and then served as Chief Commercial Officer for MEDICI, a FinTech research and advisory firm. 

James started his career in management consulting during which he worked on international development, systems integration, and technology strategy teams. James completed his studies at McGill University, the London School of Economics, and Middlebury College.