James Fox James has been a stockbroker and investment manager in Bristol for over 30 years, latterly as head of Rathbones' local office which he was responsible for opening in 1994. In his professional life, he has advised a number of leading local charities in the South West and South Wales and now enjoys sitting on "the other side of the table" as Trustee of three charities including Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity. His hobbies include watching all sports and participating in some (golf, running, swimming, taekwondo), and acting as treasurer of Bristol's very active triathlon club, BAD Tri. James is a member of the Audit Committee and is lead trustee for the charity’s investment policy with oversight of our retained investment advisors. He holds the FT NED Diploma, the recognised qualification for non-executive directors.