Our Team

James Turner

  • Chief Business Officer

James captures the wealth of knowledge and expertise within Somo to ensure every one of our people, in every office, is an expert in all aspects of mobile.

James has spent over 15 years designing and delivering learning solutions for corporate and public sector clients, be it for applications, technical or professional development programmes. He is passionate about increasing productivity and performance through the use of technology.

James’ previous roles include delivering application and induction events for Goldman Sachs which were recorded and used worldwide, managing graduate training programmes at UBS and Morgan Stanley, and producing coaching sessions for Deutsche Bank, NatWest Global Markets, Channel 4, Citibank, EE and Masterfoods.

In 2003 he became a director of Computerworld, delivering classroom, virtual and online learning projects for, amongst others, WH Smith, Clarks and Yell. James built partnerships with the leading training vendors, as well as developing e-learning and learning management solutions such as Microsoft, Oracle, SkillSoft, Cornerstone and SAP. He is a member of the Learning and Performance Institute and a certified Prince 2 Practitioner.