James Raynor Home People profiles James Raynor Chief Executive James has overall responsibility for the Grosvenor Britain & Ireland business, which owns and manages the London Estate in Mayfair and Belgravia as well as having development projects elsewhere in London and the UK. He was appointed to the role of CEO in January 2020. James joined Grosvenor in Paris in 2004, where he led Grosvenor's international fund management activity. He was then appointed Chief Executive of Grosvenor Europe in 2013. Before Grosvenor, James was the Senior Director of European Real Estate at Royal Bank of Scotland in Paris and a Non-Executive Director of Nordisk Renting in Sweden. James is a Board member of INREV and also Chairman of the INREV Fund Manager Advisory Council. He was previously a member of the French council of the Urban Land Institute. James was educated at the Universities of Greenwich and Lille, France and has completed several high performance leadership programmes at IMD. " I have overall responsibility for the GBI business, which owns and manages the London Estate in Mayfair and Belgravia as well as having development projects elsewhere in London and the UK. "