James Dowle

Partner, Advisory – Transformation and Technology

KPMG in New Zealand

James is a senior leader in KPMG's national advisory practice with over 25 years top-tier UK and New Zealand experience of delivering technology-based change in major banks and the public sector. He has particular expertise in the design and mobilisation of delivery-focused business transformation programmes, James creates success through a clear vision for any change, strong communication and resolute pragmatism, alongside building highly collaborative teams and generating a passion for success. He has held leadership roles across a number of complex core system replacement programmes and has led integrated business process change programmes from business case through to execution. James brings authentic drive, energy, insights and fun to his clients and teams. He is a charismatic leader who models his expectations, stands by his commitments and holds others to account. James is an engaging, confident communicator who uses well-judged humour to deliver impactful messages. He also has particular expertise in authoring captivating board papers, proposals and business cases.

  • Advisory
  • Mechanical Engineering & Economics - University of Birmingham