Matthew James


Matthew James is an award-winning corporate learning strategist, facilitator and global speaker. He is well sought after with more than 100 speaking, training and consulting engagements every year.

He is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Matthew James International, a Learning & Development consultancy which he started in 2001.

Matthew specializes in public speaking, facilitation and communication skills. He also helps organizations and business units build higher performing teams. He has consulted with over 1000 companies in the past 20 years across 20 countries.

His audiences often describe him as one of the most engaging, motivating and inspiring trainers that they have encountered. One of Matthew’s strengths is his ability to make the learning relatable and connect with his audiences. His passion is helping to inspire, equip and empower others through their journey of life-long learning.

He is a certified trainer with the Leadership Institute of America and is also an Accredited Administrator of the MBTI (Myers Briggs Type Indicator), DISC profiling instruments, Metaplan M1 Planning Tools & Metaplan M2 International Strategy Development Tools.

He is the recipient of the HDB Quality Partners Award in 2018 and the Singapore Civil Service College Associate Excellence Award in 2019.