James Montier is a member of GMO′s asset allocation team. Prior to that he was global strategist for Société Générale and Dresdner Kleinwort.
James is a regular speaker at both academic and practitioner conferences, and is regarded as the leading authority on applying behavioural finance to investment. He is a visiting fellow at the University of Durham and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He has been described as a maverick, an iconoclast, an enfant terrible by the press.