Bernie holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. He joined the Fund in July 2018 as Chief, Pension Entitlement Section and prior to that had worked at the World Trade Organization in Geneva since 2011. He began his career working in the Northwest Territories of Canada for the Government and held various roles including Manager, Distance Education and IT, Manager, Student Services and finally Manager, HR Client Service Centre where he set up a regional client service centre. He then moved to Alberta and continued working in the public sector as Director of Human Resources. He brings with him knowledge of the public and international pension systems. His team at the Fund ensures benefits are processed in a timely manner within the 15 business day benchmark.