James is has a postgraduate qualification from the Judge Business School at Cambridge University, having previously been awarded a BSc (Hons) Property Agency and Marketing degree (RICS Accredited) from the Royal Agricultural University. 

James was included in the Spears 500, an essential guide for high net worth individuals. He was also nominated for the Spear’s Young Turk Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2014, when running his own property company.

The eldest of four, he was born in Putney and currently lives in a riverside apartment next to Battersea Power Station. 

He has an international understanding of clients, having travelled to over 58 countries. He has worked in the luxury sector from a very young age, including Fortnum and Mason and an international jewellery company. He has trained as a ski instructor in Verbier, Switzerland. 

As a member of the Recoco team he loves meeting interesting people and, very importantly, understanding them and their lifestyle. His biggest satisfaction in his role is helping clients find their perfect home. 

Away from the job, he enjoys travel and he is on a mission to see as much of the world as possible. When at home his hobbies include interior design and eating out with friends.

James Nightingall


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