James W. King
Understanding the Latin American Geopolitical Landscape
Mr. King utilizes his extensive on-the-ground background in Latin American political and economic issues to identify opportunities and mitigate risks for clients seeking to expand their presences in the region.
James W. King is a Director of Albright Stonebridge Group, a global strategy firm, where he advises clients on issues related to market entry and expansion, and government relations in Latin America. He also manages business development strategies and several client service management initiatives for the firm.
Prior to joining Albright Stonebridge Group, Mr. King worked for the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA), where he served as a research associate and provided analysis on U.S.-Brazil trade, agriculture policy, and renewable energy.
Previously, he worked for Instituto Dois Irmãos (I2I), an NGO dedicated to promoting access to education and social inclusion in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. While working with I2I, he helped develop the organization’s fundraising and public outreach strategies. He continues to serve on the organization’s board of directors and as coordinator for I2I’s Washington, D.C. activities.
Mr. King earned a M.A. in International Affairs from the Elliott School of International Affairs at The George Washington University. He earned a B.A. in History, Summa Cum Laude from the University of Rhode Island, and studied cultural anthropology and international relations at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Mr. King speaks proficient Portuguese and conversational Spanish.