James Swaney

James is a fully qualified Chartered Accountant and studied at Lincoln University to gain a BCom majoring in Accounting, Finance and Information Technology.

James spent just over four years working in the motor vehicle industry in Timaru, before moving to Christchurch for eight years, where he studied and working as an accountant. James moved back to his hometown at the end of 2015 and now services Sidekick Timaru clients in both South and Mid Canterbury.

Looking at the big picture, setting goals and helping clients plan to achieve those goals are what James enjoys most about his job.

When James is not in the office he is usually spending time with his wife and young son or on the squash court. James is also a big rugby, cricket and motor sport fan.