James Tucker is a member of the Global Leadership Team for Boston Consulting Group’s Corporate Finance & Strategy practice, and leads the practice globally. He is also a member of the Global Leadership Team for the firm’s Financial Institutions practice and leads the firm’s work in M&A, PMI, transformation, turnaround, and zero-based budgeting.

James primarily serves large multi-line financial institutions, corporate and retail banks, wealth and asset managers, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, payments companies, and select private equity players and their respective portfolio companies.

Prior to joining BCG James amassed significant experience in sales, marketing, and business development in multiple industries. He is particularly active in the community, supporting several charities. He has sat on several boards and taught in the Marketing Faculty at the Rotman School of Management. James was awarded the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario.

Prior to joining BCG James spent more than 15 years in a variety of industries, including work at Molson Coors and CTV, as well as owning and operating his own business.


  • MBA, highest distinction, Rotman School of Management
  • BA, English literature, York University


  • Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship, 2010