David Josephson has practiced international trade and finance for more than three decades. He headed banking offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, London, and Brazil, while providing merchant banking and international commercial banking services to clients in private enterprise, global banking, and foreign governments. He acted as a Manufacturer’s Representative of copper foundries in Brazil, Chile, and Austria and successfully imported more than 8,000 tons of their products which were sold to wire drawing and pipe extrusion plants in the USA. Currently he serves as a senior export finance banker in a trade bank in Los Angeles. He is a graduate of Thunderbird Graduate School of International Management and the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD and a veteran of the United States Navy.