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  • 2017-06-05

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    CMP089 - You're Not in the Boat Alone; featuring Peter Ganteaume - Deputy Chairman of Guardian Holdings Limited

    Tags: male trinidad audit finance accounting corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has had a distinguished career in finance, accounting and audit since qualifying in June 1969 as a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. He is a former Senior Partner of PwC until 1999. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad & Tobago. Today he is the Deputy Chairman of Guardian Holdings Limited and Chairman of a number of its subsidiaries including Guardian Life of the Caribbean Limited.

    Ladies and gentlemen… let’s meet Mr. Peter Ganteaume


  • 2015-08-17

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    CMP008 - Use these three D's to build your Career with Ian Narine - Financial and Investment Consultant; Director at FCB, NIB and TTSE

    Tags: male trinidad finance corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has a very keen understanding of money and how it works. He has spent the past 20+ years working in the areas like Accounting, Auditing, Corporate Finance, Risk Management and Investment Strategy to name a few. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments. He has held leadership roles at the subsidiary level of four publicly listed companies in Trinidad and Tobago and is currently a director of the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange, First Citizen’s Bank Limited, and is a member of the Investment Committee of the National Insurance Board, Trinidad & Tobago. • He is a Columnist for the Business Guardian where he has written over 500 articles • A regular speaker at investment seminars throughout the Caribbean • A regular panelist on TV concerning the National Budget • And a founding member of the Securities Dealers Association of T&T Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…let’s meet Mr. Ian Narine


  • 2015-09-28

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    CMP014 - Build your BRAND and get noticed with Jason Julien - Deputy CEO-Business Generation of First Citizens Bank

    Tags: male trinidad banking finance corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has a very strategic mind which he used to build an exceptional career in the area of Finance. The journey of his career started after he completed a B.Sc. in Management Studies from the University of the West, Indies where he graduated as the Valedictorian. Today has an MBA and is the holder of the coveted Chartered Financial Analyst designation he is using his talents and knowledge to assist various organizations in Trinidad and Tobago. Some of his previous positions include; • General Manager of First Citizens Investment Services Limited • Assistant Vice-President of Investments at Guardian Asset Management • President of the CFA society of Trinidad and Tobago • Chairman of the Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago At present • He holds the position of Deputy CEO of Business Generation at First Citizens. • Vice-Chairman of the Capital Market Development Initiative Committee under the sponsorship of the Central Bank of T&T • Lecturer in the Finance Faculty of the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business. He was recently honoured as one of the “50 Distinguished UWI Alumni” by the UWI Alumni Association of Trinidad and Tobago as part of the St Augustine Campus’ 50th Anniversary celebrations. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation...let’s meet Mr. Jason Julien


  • 2015-10-19

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    CMP017 - Save; Invest and be True to yourself with Mariano Browne - Managing Director of Browne & Company Ltd

    Tags: male trinidad politics finance corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has built an exceptional career in the area of Finance. He is a graduate of the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus, with a degree in Economics; a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK), and he also holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Wales/ Manchester Business School. He has over 25 years experience in finance and banking. He was Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Butterfield, Barbados. He has served as president of both the Barbados Bankers Association and the Barbados Institute of Banking and Finance. With a special love of sport, our mentor was a Deputy Chairman of the Barbados National Sports Council. He has published and presented several papers on banking and finance, including a presentation on "Managing Banking Crisis" to the World Congress of Accounts held in Paris in October 1997. He has been involved not only in the planning and start-up of new financial institutions but has also been involved in several turnaround situations in the finance industry. In December of 2007, he was appointed Minister in the Ministry of Finance and in March 2009 he was appointed Minister of Trade and Industry in addition to his previous portfolio. Ladies and gentlemen…Let’s meet Mr. Mariano Browne.


  • 2016-01-04

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    CMP024 - Learn the steps to becoming an Achiever with Wendell Mottley - Former Minister of Finance in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

    Tags: male trinidad athletics politics finance corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is a high achiever and he has proven this time and time again throughout his life and career. His appetite for success and desire to win was evident when he decided to become a world-class athlete and entered the competitive world of track and field. By the time his athletic career concluded he stood as a record holder and held four medals; two at the 1964 Summer Olympics and two at the 1966 Commonwealth Games. His next challenge would be in the area of academics and career building. Again his desire to win would see him graduate with honors from Yale University with a Masters in Economics. Throughout his career he became an economist, investment banker and entrepreneur. A third aspect of his life where he saw success was in the competitive area of politics which for him spanned fifteen years, from 1981 to 1996, ten of which was spent in Government. Throughout his tenure he held portfolios like Minister of Housing, Minister of Industry and Commerce and culminating as Minister of Finance where he oversaw the flotation of the Trinidad and Tobago dollar. He is a husband, father and has a great love for the environment. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Mr. Wendell Mottley


  • 2017-05-15

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    CMP085 - Speak to Yourself Properly; featuring Conrad Enill - Group CEO at Eastern Credit Union Cooperative Society Limited

    Tags: male ceo trinidad lecturer politics corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an expert in energy affairs and international finance with broad experience in policy design and implementation. He has held a number of executive positions including that of Chief Executive Officer, General Manager and Management Consultant with a number of regional organizations involved in the businesses of information technology, cooperatives, credit unions and insurance.

    Ladies and gentlemen…Mr. Conrad Enill


  • 2015-08-31

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    CMP010 - Lead your Team to win with Maxine Attong - Author; Professional Coach and Facilitator

    Tags: female trinidad accountant author corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is passionate about writing, facilitation and coaching. Her personal Vision is to “enhance the lives of the people and organizations that she comes into contact with”. This Vision is supported by her personal beliefs that all humans are innately intelligent and creative with a desire to do better. Our mentor is a graduate of the University of the West Indies and is a Certified Management Accountant from the Society of Management Accountants, Ontario. She has worked in all areas of financial and management accounting and in various industries like finance, energy, service and manufacturing. She is a Certified Evidence Based Coach and also a Certified Professional Facilitator and has used her skills to lead teams and individuals towards achievement of their stated goals and vision. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Ms. Maxine Attong


  • 2017-07-31

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    CMP099 - The Power of the Closed Door; featuring L. Anthony Watkins - Founder of Odyssey Consult Inc Limited.

    Tags: male trinidad consultant entrepreneur

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has worked extensively across the region with major companies in the Finance, Energy, Service, Public and Manufacturing Sectors. His work includes Visioning, Strategy Development and Planning, Merger Management, Executive Team Building and Leadership Development. Today, he is an accomplished Organisational Development Consultant and Principal of his company, Odyssey Consult Inc Limited.

    Ladies and gentlemen…Mr. L. Anthony Watkins


  • 2016-01-25

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    CMP027 - How to Manage your Valley experiences with Sharon Christopher - Deputy CEO - Operations and Administration at First Citizens Bank

    Tags: female trinidad banking finance law corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is a trail blazer. And she has blazed a trail in the male dominated world of Corporate Finance. Her career began as a lawyer but throughout her journey she has acquired numerous skills and expertise. Today she is the Deputy CEO of Operations and Administration at First Citizens Bank. Her experience and training is wide-ranging covering areas such as banking and finance, corporate governance, banking operations, information technology, marketing, corporate security, corporate communications and human resource management. She is a holder of a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of the West Indies and the holder of a Master of Laws Degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She also holds a Legal Education Certificate from the Hugh Wooding Law School from which she graduated as the most outstanding student. She has been serving at the executive management levels since 1986. She has chaired two Boards, one in the Energy sector and one in the Arts and Entertainment Industry. Throughout her career she has been a Director on 25 Boards and currently sits on the Boards of publicly listed companies in St Lucia and Barbados and on various Boards with in Trinidad and Tobago. She has delivered several presentations at local and regional conferences and has also published articles within her areas of expertise. She is a mother, an author and an advocate for women. Ladies and gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…let’s meet Ms. Sharon Christopher.


  • 2016-04-18

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    CMP038 - Of Course You Can Do It...with Osborne Nurse - Independent Financial Adviser and Consultant

    Tags: male trinidad economics finance consultant corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is a visionary and achiever. He has contributed significantly to the development of most of Trinidad and Tobago’s financial and economic institutions. He was a lecturer at UWI St. Augustine in the early 70’s; General Manager of the Deposit Insurance Corporation in the late 80’s; General Manager of First Citizens Bank in the early 90’s and Chairman and CEO of the Trinidad and Tobago Securities Exchange Commission in the early 2000’s Today he operates as an independent adviser and consultant and his services have been retained throughout the country and region. He is the holder of a Bachelor’s and Masters’ in Economics. Ladies and gentlemen…let’s meet Mr. Osborne Nurse