James Sorene is the CEO of BICOM (Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre). James was previously a Senior Civil Servant for the UK Government and Head of Communications and Official Spokesman for Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg. James has held senior positions in communications at the Department of Health and Home Office. From 1997 to 2000 he was Head of Public Affairs at the Israeli Embassy in London. He holds a Law degree from QMUL and a MA in Middle Eastern Studies from the SOAS.