Jon Walden has been involved in international trade for 30 years as a practitioner, author, commentator, trainer and consultant. He has authored three books on international trade procedures and provides training and consultancy to organisations, trade associations, companies, including multi-nationals, on a global basis. He is retained by the International Steel Trade Association UK, and the Institute of Credit Management, as a training provider and is an examiner for the UK Institute of Export & International Trade. Jon is an adviser to the International Chamber of Commerce and is on the UNCEFACT and UNCTAD Roster of Experts. He was involved in the 2010 revision of Incoterms and is currently involved in the 2020 review process.. He is a Fellow of The Institute of Export and a Fellow of the Institute of Freight Professionals. Jon is retained to provide training on international trade procedures, shipping / logistics, contracting, customs, insurance, trade finance, supply chain management, export credit control and documentation tor organisations in UK and in over 20 countries. Jon is a regular speaker at high profile international trade related conferences, globally. He was awarded MBE in 2005.