Meet the Co-Founders

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James Field – Managing Director

James is a Managing Director and founder of CompliSpace. He is a highly experienced business executive and legal and corporate governance practitioner, with over 25 years experience in the design and implementation of enterprise corporate governance programs across a wide range of industry sectors.

James has held senior executive positions in a range of publicly listed and private companies and applies his hands-on executive experiences to assist CompliSpace clients to develop governance solutions that work and last.

James has been a qualified legal practitioner since 1986. He is an active member of the Australian New Zealand Education Law Association (ANZELA) as well as being a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia and a member of the GRC Institute.  

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David Griffiths – Co-Founder and Managing Director

David is a Managing Director and co-founder of CompliSpace.  He is a governance professional with over 20 years’ experience in law and management. His principal areas of expertise are in corporate governance, risk management, compliance and workplace relations.

Having held roles in private practice, as a senior manager in an ASX 200 company and in-house with a market regulator, David has extensive experience in corporate governance, risk and compliance from both sides of the regulatory fence.

David sits on a number of not-for-profit boards and is a regular presenter on behalf of various industry and educational bodies on issues relating to corporate governance, risk management and compliance. David holds an MBA from Oxford University and a Masters in Law from the University of Sydney.