James Barrientos

James Barrientos
Chief Executive Officer

James is a values driven leader who is passionate about assisting people achieve positive change in their lives. Having the opportunity to contribute to peoples’ aspirations that benefit their lives, families and communities, has made his ten year tenure  as Chief Executive Officer at LifeTec Australia a fulfilling one for James.

James has worked in the health and disability sector for over 25 years. Prior roles include State Manager and Executive Manager for complementary health and disability organisations. His early career as a medical prosthetist-orthotist also provides him with a sound understanding of clinical governance. In addition to his LifeTec Australia role, James is also a co-founder and director of two private companies in the private and corporate sectors. This experience has enabled James to employ contemporary business knowledge and principles to ensure LifeTec’s continued viability and optimisation of public funds.