James Jackson

James Jackson


James Jackson joined BWD in 2014 having previously worked in IT recruitment. Initially James specialised in recruiting Telephone Based Broker Consultants throughout the UK for some of the largest and most highly regarded Life Offices, Platforms and Asset Managers. He developed a strong reputation in this market, becoming a specialist in the field with a demonstrable track record of success, including successfully placing full teams of up to ten account managers and platform adoption consultants in three projects for leading wealth providers in Bristol, Southampton and Leeds.

Since July 2016, James now also focusses on field based Broker Consultants throughout the South of the UK and already has a very strong track record of success, placing a number of high profile field based BDMs within Life and Wealth providers, platforms and Asset Managers in the time since assuming this desk.



  • James would be our first port of call. He is always calm in often time-pressured situations, and perseveres in challenging areas.

    Sophie McGregor

    Principle Resource Specialist, Zurich Group
  • James contacted me a few days before I was due to start just to make sure that I was prepped and ready. No other recruiter has done that for me before.

    Paul Lucas

    Sales Consultant, Old Mutual Wealth
  • James has always delivered first class service every step of the way. I have dealt with many recruiters over the years and BWD is by far the best.

    James Reid

    Sales Development Consultant, Royal London