James Gilpin Trainer

James is a qualified chartered accountant with extensive investment banking and financial training experience. After graduating from Cambridge University, he began his career with Arthur Anderson where he spent four years in the Audit Division, preparing and auditing financial statements for public and private UK companies.He later joined HSBC Investment Bank in London and worked in the Corporate Finance and Advisory Division, assisting in origination and execution of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and corporate finance transactions.


Following HSBC, James joined Merrill Lynch International. Here he spent 5 years working in the Investment Banking Division, on corporate finance transactions such as takeovers, equity and debt issues, capital structure analysis and corporate risk management.


James has been a financial trainer for over 10 years. At AMT, he provides training to graduates and banking professionals in the areas of accounting, corporate finance, capital markets, derivatives, valuation, M&A and financial modeling.

  • Home base
  • Training locations
    Americas, AsiaPacific and EMEA
  • Languages
  • Studied at
    Cambridge University