The commander is the player's character in the Jagged Alliance series, responsible for hiring, training and leading mercenaries from A.I.M. in missions. Being rarely seen, it is unknown if the commander in all games is the same person, except for Jagged Alliance Online.
- In Jagged Alliance, the commander was hired by Jack Richards to liberate Metavira from Lucas Santino.
- In Jagged Alliance: Deadly Games, he worked with Gus Tarballs in different missions and together they took down the terrorist organization DFK.
- In Jagged Alliance 2 and Jagged Alliance: Back in Action, Enrico Chivaldori hires the commander in Prague, Czech Republic to liberate Arulco from Deidranna Reitman.
- In Jagged Alliance 2: Unfinished Business, Enrico hires the commander again to help deal with the RME treat in Arulco.