James  Sexton
  • London

James Sexton

Vice President

James Sexton is a Vice President with responsibility for developing and expanding Burford’s relationships with corporations and corporate legal departments across Europe.

Mr. Sexton was previously an international coverage banker at J.P. Morgan Chase, where he focused on providing a comprehensive range of corporate and investment banking products to a portfolio of mid-sized European businesses of US headquartered corporates. Prior to J.P. Morgan, Mr. Sexton served as an Infantry Captain with the Princess of Wales’ Royal Regiment in the British Army. During his six years’ service, he served on two operational combat tours of Afghanistan and finished his military career as the Military Assistant to Commander Task Force Helmand in Afghanistan.

Mr. Sexton earned his degree in politics from Cardiff University.