James Ward

Chief Operating Officer

For the past 15 years, James has helped build Wildlife Trading Company into a world-renowned retail operation that continues to provide innovative thinking and solutions to the wildlife and cultural attractions marketplace. During this period he has held the positions of VP Sales and Marketing and VP of Operations. Receiving his Masters in Business Administration from New York University’s Stern School of Business, James brings operational and management expertise to each of Wildlife Trading Company’s partner accounts. In addition to overseeing Business Development, Store Operations and Merchandise, he is responsible for ensuring that each store lives up to the high Wildlife Trading Company standards.

James is an avid triathlete, skier and sportsman, and brings a competitive spirit to everything he does.