James Weber,
Special Projects - Alternative Investment

James is founder of August International Capital, an advisory which specialises in fund development, capital formation, and global strategy.

His background began in private equity and project finance. Since 2010 James has focused on developing funds, sustainability platforms, impact investment pipelines and improved ESG systems in frontier and emerging markets. He has structured fund platforms, climate-resilient economic infrastructure, and agro-industrial investments in contexts including The Bahamas, Madagascar, Kiribati, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Haiti, Botswana, the Dominican Republic and more.

James holds a Masters in International Relations and International Political Economy from the University of Cambridge, and an MBA in investments and finance from the University of Notre Dame.