James Brouard

Sydney, Australia

James's Skills
Business Development
Product Management

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group


About James

A serial Entrepreneur who also has years of experience working for large global businesses. Currently the MD of a successful creative consultancy that services global clients. Built businesses from scratch and has experience in growing audience for newly launched brands and products.

Advanced skill in all aspects of digital and communication, having worked as design, developer, project manager, product manager and Managing Director of various businesses. Adaptable with great creative ability from idea generation, campaign ideas/management and a years of client facing experience across a whole range of projects.


Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn't matter to me. Going to bed at night saying we've done something wonderful, that's what matters to me. - Steve Jobs

Work Experience



October 2010 - August 2015

Starting internally as a project manager for 2 years I then went out on my own as a consultant to Betfair's creative department. Gaining them as my client I have worked with them externally and internally over 5 years across a whole range of creative projects, from video ads to thousands of online promotions - I've created full concepts through to final products for global campaigns.


Big Splash Media

April 2016 - Today

Hired as the digital director I have helped to rapidly turn the business around from a predominantly publishing company into a full service agency. Focusing on their owned brands I've rejuvenated all of their digital assets and grown audience significantly across all of their titles. I continue to consult with Big splash to help further grow their audiences and owned brands, as well as work across their digital campaigns for clients.

Managing Director

The Brand Canvas

July 2011 - Today

I started a Creative Consultancy with my partner in London to service our growing list of clients across all types of digital projects. Focusing mainly on building online promotional assets and websites, the business has successfully ran for over 5 years.




2000 - 2004


Diploma of Software Development

TAFE Brisbane

Diploma of Multimedia

TAFE Brisbane


Innovation Center Sunshine Coast