Tracey James

Vice Chair of the Corporation; Chair of Audit and Risk Committee

T_James_Photo.pngTracey was a partner at Grant Thornton UK LLP for 14 years, until June 2018. She was a listed companies specialist who worked with many international and large group audit clients. Having trained with Grant Thornton, she then went on to work as a Finance Director for a medical supplies company based in Canada and on her return to the UK in 2000, became partner at Grant Thornton, where she headed up the audit practice across the Reading and Oxford locations. She was also a member of Grant Thornton’s oversight board and a member of the ICAEW Audit Regulations Committee.

Tracey joined Activate Learning in 2013 and has since become Vice Chair of the Corporation Board and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee.

In her free time, Tracey enjoys playing tennis, skiing and golf and is married, with three children.