James Bowles is an Associate Director at Mason Alexander and is a co-founder of the Leaders of Tech community. James has worked in the tech industry for 13 years across Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Australia with PayPal, IBM, RW, Investigo, and now MA.
James is passionate about technology and how tech and talent can be brought together to solve problems, build amazing new products, and disrupt industries. James is a regular host of tech events and loves to bring awareness to the tech community on topics such as career future-proofing, pivoting, and the power of building a network. In 2018 James was hired to launch the Technology business at Mason Alexander which has grown to be one of the most respected tech recruitment teams in Ireland.
James was a competitive swimmer, a less competitive rugby player and now loves sea swimming, hiking, reading about history and technology, traveling, cooking, and spending time with his friends and family in Dublin and Tipperary. Obsessed with podcasts – Two recommendations: How I Built This – with Guy Raz and Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History.