James Wheelhouse withdrew from the stress of the City trading floors in 1999 and entered the legal recruitment industry. One of the founding members, he joined Origin in April 2005 having spent the previous 5 years with a provincial legal recruitment company. He brought to the team a wealth of knowledge of the legal profession in the south of the country and continues to work predominantly for clients in this region.
A business & marketing graduate from Hull, James lives in the riverside village of Wivenhoe with his wife, daughter and Jack Russell. In his spare time he enjoys snowboarding, surfing, golf and DIY.