Due to outstanding growth in the past year, Vantage Point has expanded its presence to the United States. Vantage Point Americas, Inc. will meet existing client demand in the region and will strengthen their position as a leading early careers global financial services consultancy firm.
James Peterson joins from Northern Trust as President of the Americas and will spearhead the expansion and establish Vantage Point in the United States. James has extensive experience in the financial services industry and, for the past 15 years, was a Managing Director of Northern Trust Company’s largest subsidiary, The Northern Trust International Banking Corporation, having headed the Global Sales and Relationship Management team since 1991. He has a proven track record for global business development and managing relationships with international banks, investment managers, fund administrators and other institutional clients. James also served on the Board of Directors of The Bankers Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT), the international banking affiliate of The American Bankers Association, in Washington, D.C. from 2003 until 2020.
James Peterson, President of the Americas:
“I am delighted to have joined Vantage Point at such a pivotal time in the company’s growth and to be leading our efforts in our expansion to the Americas. I am looking forward to making an impact for our existing and new clients and growing our exceptional talent pool of consultants in this new opportunity”
James Brincat, CEO:
“Our expansion into the United States showcases Vantage Point’s exceptional growth and our commitment to both our existing and new clients. I am also thrilled that James will be joining the team to lead our efforts in the Americas. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of the financial services industry and I know that he will add significant value to the business. It’s going to be an exciting year for Vantage Point and I cannot wait to see where this new opportunity will take us!”