James Mai

James Mai

Headhunter & Entrepreneur

James Mai - Entrepreneur & Headhunter / Executive Recruiter


Executive Recruiter & Headhunter based in Newport Beach, California. Diverse background includes Management Consulting and Corporate Strategy.


17+ yrs of business experience with several engagements as an Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) and Management Consultant at the executive level.

My Skills

Executive Search 9/10


Sales Recruitment 9/10


Management Consulting 8/10


Technical Recruitment 9/10


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My recruitment philosophy focuses on direct recruitment and targeted “headhunting” from direct competitors and competition which means less acclimation and more productive hiring.

  • Executive Search - Recruitment of leadership positions including; management level, senior management, and executive positions.
  • Technical Recruitment - Technical recruitment of technical based roles including development teams and staff.
  • Sales Force Expansion - Targeted market expansion via recruitment, developing competitive advantages and market success.
  • Contract Recruitment - Fully integrate, on-site recruitment recriting available on a project basis or set amount of time.
Bristol & Bates

Bristol & Bates

Bristol & Bates is an international management consulting firm that specializes in strategic growth initiatives, specifically management advisory services, executive search & recruitment, and joint venture operating partnerships.

Currently managing the recruitment division in Newport Beach, Calfornia. Click next to learn more...

Executive Search

I currenly manage the search and recruitment division of Bristol & Bates. As a close knit team, we handle recruitment for partners and external client searches.

Bristol & Bates - Executive Search Offices - Newport Beach, California


I typically handle less then handful of clients and searches at a time. Some of the positions I'm working on...

  • Technology and Developers
  • Corporate Food & Beverage
  • Doctors and RNs (SoCal)
  • Financial Services Sales

(See select clients by clicking next)

Drop me a line

...or give me a ring

I am currently available for new projects and engagement! So don’t be shy, feel free to contact me regarding anything (almost).

(949) 216 0007
Mon - Fri, 9 am - 5 am