James Wardlaw Group Board 2022

Chair of Group Finance Committee

James Wardlaw is Chair of our Group Finance Committee and a member of our Group Audit Committee.

He brings 30+ years’ experience in financial markets, both public and private, of raising capital from institutional investors. He’s a partner in the infrastructure investment team at Federated Hermes and on the advisory boards of three firms engaged in infrastructure and real assets.

He was on the board of Notting Hill Genesis (and one of its predecessors) for six years, with spells as acting Chair, Senior Independent Director and Chair of its Treasury Committee. He also led an initiative for Homes England (then HCA) in 2009-10 to encourage institutional investment into Build to Rent and was a Senior Civil Servant in HM Treasury for three years.