About Us

JCM Management Advisors is a boutique advisory firm with both Local and Global capabilities. We work with a small carefully selected client roster to ensure we don't have conflicts of interest and will not provide the same services to more than one organisation of a similar type in the same geographic area. We work with companies of all sizes and maturity operating in the B2B, B2C and services industries, from leading international high street brands through new innovative start-ups.

We have worked in 38 different global geographies, but we are equally at home working round the corner with a new local business.

For larger or specialist projects we have a network of trusted associates and associated companies with whom we have worked with for many years and know provide our level of service to our clients.

Jonathan Crawley - Managing Director

An experienced Consultant & Director, with a progressive career working for both private equity backed and public companies. Specialist skills include strategic planning, brand development, business turnaround / restructuring, multichannel development and international sourcing. Since 2009 has provided a range of business with expert advice and solutions which solve problems and deliver results.


James Crawley - Co-Founder

After a career as an Officer in the in the Royal Navy Submarine Service, James joined a boutique Executive Search firm based in the City of London as a Researcher. He progressed into a role of a consultant in the Professional Services Sector, before taking on a leadership role for the business. Over the next 18 years, James worked with, and led, both small boutique firms and large global talent providers developing his knowledge and skills in Talent Management and Acquisition. With experience of starting businesses and growing them into multi million pound entities, he can offer clients both expert advice around talent and more general advice around creating and developing successful and sustainable businesses.

Outside of working with his clients, James is the Lead Governor of South East Coast Ambulance Service, a Trustee and First Responder for Sevenoaks Community First Responders and works with the British Red Cross as a Trainer and Event First Aid / Emergency Response Volunteer. He also volunteers with South East 4x4 Response. When he is really lucky he gets time to spend with his family, and travel the world without a business card in his pocket!