The BDA is a Bermuda registered company limited by guarantee pursuant to the Bermuda Companies Act 1981.

Our Purpose

To promote and protect, in collaboration with Government and the Private Sector, sustainable and equitable economic growth and prosperity in Bermuda.

Our Vision

To be an energetic, committed, and sustainable resource for Bermuda locally and internationally.

Our Mission

In service of our Vision and Purpose, to facilitate and lead efforts to promote Bermuda, and consistently deliver outstanding value to our stakeholders.

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Chief Executive Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Kendaree Burgess
Chief Operating Officer

Business Development

Kyle Rogers
Korrin Lightbourne
Olivia Joell
Business Development Coordinator

Conferences & Events

Sophie Simons
Conferences & Events Manager

Communications & Marketing

Melvin Dickinson
Marketing & Communications Specialist


Maliha Weeks
Executive Assistant & Office Administrator

The Board of Directors is made up of industry leaders and experts who are passionate about the continued development of Bermuda as a blue-chip jurisdiction and volunteer their time and efforts to support the BDA’s mission.

Michael Hanson
BDA Chair
Susan Pateras
BDA Deputy Chair
Raymond Jones
Stuart Lacey
Grainne Richmond
George Thomas
Greg Wojciechowski

Our stakeholders

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