James Bernard joined the DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodities Centre) in 2006 as the Associate Director of Commodities.
In 2009 James became Director of Business Development for DMCC and now leads the business development unit for its Free Zone in Dubai.
James has worked for several global trading and investment companies providing him with over 20 years of extensive financial and physical trading experience and industry knowledge. Prior to joining DMCC in 2006, James was Chief Executive of Bartizan International Trading and Managing Director of Wonder International Mg-Shanxi Jinrun where he was also head of global trading, and risk management. James studied at the University of Westminster in London.