James Chapman, BEng, MEng

James is a co-founder and a Director of Oyster Consulting. Prior to this, James worked with Normandy Mining, at the time, the largest gold mining company in Australia. James was General Manager of Shared Services, leading the design and implementation of a shared services centre across the group.

James’ experience in industry spans over fifteen years and covers work in Operational Strategy, Business Process Improvement, Project Management, Services Optimisation and Change Management. James’ main areas of interest and capability are around the analysis and strategies for improvement in large organisations, and the program management of major change programs. His expertise lies in navigating the complex softer areas and ensuring the technical solutions work and benefits are realised.

James enjoys wine, is a great cook and loves sailing with his family.