|Born||20 June 1979
Felbridge, East Sussex
Vowles was responsible for the Brawn GP race strategy, which was critical to the teams' 2009 campaign. Prior to Brawn GP, Vowles worked in Formula 1 as an engineer for Brawn GP's predecessors British American Racing and Honda Racing F1.
Vowles has completed various BBC interviews, his latest during the first practice session in Korea, 2010.
Vowles attended the International school of Geneva until he graduated, in 1997. He went on to the University of East Anglia obtaining a degree in Computer Science, followed by a Masters in Motorsport Engineering and Management from Cranfield University in 2001, receiving the Prodrive Award of Excellence.
- Mercedes GP Art of Strategy. 1 October 2010. Retrieved 1 October 2010
- Brawn GP James Vowles Feature. 1 September 2009. Retrieved 1 October 2009
- Formula 1 race engineer Interview Jock Clear on James Vowles. 9 September 2009. Retrieved 1 October 2009
- BBC Sport Korean GP Practice. 22 October 2010. Retrieved 25 October 2010