Ross Webber joined the BDA as CEO in 2014, having served as an Executive Committee Board Member since inception. Under his tenure, the BDA has achieved business development successes across multi-industry sectors, with new company formations, job creation and five consecutive quarters of national GDP growth. The agency has also won strong support from government, regulatory and corporate stakeholders. Notably, Ross has been a strong advocate overseas for the jurisdiction’s blue-chip reputation for compliance and transparency. A former permanent secretary for the Bermuda government’s Ministry of Economic Development, Ross holds a Diploma in Company Direction (Dip IoD) from the Institute of Directors.