James Wakefield | David Couper Consulting

James Wakefield

career background

EXECUTIVE COORDINATOR -- James Wakefield brings over 12 years of Executive business support and Office Management to the team. As the Executive Coordinator, James works directly with David Couper, supporting him with day-to-day needs and long-ranging projects. He is directly responsible for schedule coordination, coordinating resources and meeting deadlines on new and ongoing projects, coordinating team management and communication, sales and marketing, recording, tracking and reporting and any other aspects of David’s professional needs. James is English born and relocated to Los Angeles in 2015.


Administrative, Organizational, Project Management & Event Management. Executive and Business Support to Directors, Executives and CEO’s.

industry background & education

Nearly two decades of working in and around the medical sector in the UK, both within the NHS and Private Sector, and most recently for Academic Health Science Network UCLPartners Ltd.
James studied Music Production in London for three years and recently completed the highly acclaimed Castalia EPA residential training for business support.

noted accomplishments

  • Played a lead role in the management team at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust in achieving the highest level government award.
  • Successfully coordinated a series of sold out healthcare conferences in London attended by Hospital CEO’s, leading Members of Parliament and respected healthcare figures.
  • Recently scored and composed the soundtrack for an award winning film auteur.