James Varela

Principal

James is a senior member of Rede's Coverage team and has responsibility for leading investor coverage in Asia, Switzerland, Southern Europe and the UK.

James brings over 11 years’ private markets experience, he has worked with a range of leading country, pan-regional and global clients across a number of asset classes including private equity, private debt, real estate and infrastructure. He joined Rede from Campbell Lutyens where he predominantly focused on advisory and execution assignments. Prior to that, James held positions at Jefferies Helix, Citi and Mercer Investment Consulting. James holds an MA (Hons) in History from the University of Oxford and is fluent in Spanish.