James Bowen is a Partnership Member of The Performance Collective and co-architect of the High Performance Model. James Bowen is an expert in strategy and organisational design and a performance consultant with over 13 years of experience. He is also Managing Director of Kotinos Partners Limited. Now based in Dublin James has worked in the UK, USA, Asia and Ireland with First Genesis Ireland, pmpgenesis, Marakon Associates, Andersen Business Consulting and Deloitte Consulting.
Over the course of his career, James has worked with executive teams of blue-chip companies on a range of engagements with the achievement of step-change performance improvement as their common goal. Included in James' portfolio of clients are Genzyme, Cordis, Clyde Union Pumps, Prudential, Boots, Reuters, BT, Vodafone, Irish Life & Permanent, FBD, DTZ, Biancamed, Fáilte Ireland, Lloyds TSB and Openet Telecoms. James' ideas on high performance have been published several times in respected publications.
James holds an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering from University College Dublin and an MBA from the International Institute of Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne, Switzerland. He has an operational background, having held management roles in Sales, Manufacturing and Purchasing in Jefferson Smurfit manufacturing companies in Ireland, Venezuela and the UK. He speaks both Spanish and French and is currently President of the IMD Alumni Association of Ireland.