Tony Braida Tony Braida serves as VP of global banking at Bankers Trust. With more than 27 years of experience in international sales, marketing, and logistics in the private sector, Tony helps small- to mid-sized companies broaden their overseas markets. Prior to joining Bankers Trust in 2014, Tony worked in international sales and marketing for Iowa Export-Import Trading Company and RYKO Solutions, Inc. He graduated from Central College in Pella, Iowa, with a B.A. in International Management and Spanish and earned his Master’s in International Management from Boston University/Sapienza Universita’ di Roma in Rome, Italy. Apart from his position with Bankers Trust, Tony serves on several local boards with international reach, including the International Traders of Iowa, Iowa International Center, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, as well as co-chairing the Greater Des Moines Partnership’s International Council.