Andre James is a partner in Bain & Company's Los Angeles office. He leads Bain's Media practice in the Americas and is a senior member of the firm's Customer Strategy & Marketing practice.
Andre brings more than 15 years of industry and consulting experience to his work with clients along with significant international experience as he has also worked as a member of Bain's Hong Kong and Seoul offices.
Over the course of his career, Andre has built particular expertise assisting clients in the media and entertainment industry and the hospitality and technology industries with both strategic and operational issues.
Prior to joining Bain & Company, Andre worked for Coopers & Lybrand as an analyst in their middle market mergers and acquisitions practice. He also gained experience working in the legal and private equity industries.
Andre earned an MBA from The Wharton School and a JD from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Law. He is a licensed attorney in the state of California. Andre is an alumni of UCLA where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics, graduating magna cum laude and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa.