James Baillieu is a lawyer who practised in commercial law with Mallesons Stephen Jaques in the 1990s. He is also an investor and consultant to early-stage technology businesses.
Mr Baillieu was the senior vice president of business development at Aconex where he was an early investor and consultant. Prior to that, he spent more than 7 years as a consultant of McKinsey & Co, assisting businesses in Australia and internationally with strategy and operational improvement.
Mr Baillieu holds an LLB (First Class Honours) and BA from the University of Melbourne.