Ian Chinapoo
Executive Director
 

Gayle Daniel-Worrell
Vice President, Marketing, Communication & Distribution Channels
 

Nigel Edwards
Vice President, Finance

 

Sekou Mark
Vice President, Investment Research & Portfolio Management
 

Ravi Ramoutar
Vice President, Trust Services
 

Crystal Rodriguez-     Greaves
Chief Risk Officer

 

Dawn Seepersad
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
 

Judith Sobion
Vice President, Corporate Support Services
 

Warren Sookdar
Chief Information Officer, Information and Communications Technology

 

Amoy Van Lowe
Vice President, UTC Advisory Services
 

Pamela Williams
Vice President, Office of Strategy Management

Ian Chinapoo
Executive Director

Ian Chinapoo's career spans more than twenty-one years in Banking and Finance, throughout the Caribbean and Central American region. He held positions of Managing Director, Regional, Corporate and Investment Banking and Managing Director of a major international bank operating in the Caribbean.

Mr. Chinapoo also worked as Vice-President, Business Head, at a large international bank, operating in the Bahamas where he was responsible for the operations of its Global Corporate and Investment Bank and was part of the Bank's team based in Miami.

Mr. Chinapoo is also Adjunct Faculty at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business since 1995 and has lectured in International Finance, Corporate Finance, Management Accounting, Securities and International Loans Finance.

Mr. Chinapoo has executive responsibility for strategic leadership, growth and management of the Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation since June 2013 and serves on the Board of Directors of the Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation.

Warren Sookdar
Chief Information Officer, Information and Communications Technology

Mr. Warren Sookdar is the holder of an MBA from the Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge UK. He also has an Advanced Certificate in Project Management from the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, Henley Management College, U.K.

He has functioned at the senior leadership level for approximately twenty (20) years in the field of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) within the financial sector locally, regionally and internationally. His knowledge and expertise are in the areas of strategic leadership in ICT technology, inclusive of credit card operations, process management, process re-engineering and ICT based service delivery.

He has executive responsibility for leading and directing the Information and Communications Technology team.

 

Nigel Edwards
Vice President - Finance

Mr. Nigel Edwards is the holder of a Master in Science, Finance from the London Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Management Studies from the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine. He is also a member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA) and was a former part-time Finance lecturer at the University of the West Indies.

His employment career spans twenty-four (24) years in the field of Accounting and Finance with executive roles in the financial services industry with regional companies.

Mr. Edwards has executive responsibility for the Finance, Accounting and Treasury functions of the Corporation

 

Ravi RamoutarRavi Ramoutar
Vice President, Trust Services

Mr. Ravi Ramoutar is a Chartered Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant. A graduate from the University of West Indies with a BSc in Accounting, he currently lends his professional expertise as a lecturer in the MBA Finance program at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business.

Mr. Ramoutar has over twenty five years’ leadership experience and assumed diverse roles in Corporate Finance, Risk Management, Pension Fund Asset Management as well as Corporate Governance and Planning and Performance Management.

Mr. Ramoutar held the role of non-executive director representing BP Trinidad and Tobago LLC's interest in Atlantic LNG, with oversight responsibility for additional boards.

He served as Chairman of the National Insurance Board of Trinidad and Tobago.

He has executive responsibility for leading and directing the Trust Services team with the administration and governance of the Corporation’s funds and their asset portfolios.

Crystal Rodriguez-Greaves
Chief Risk Officer

Mrs. Rodriguez-Greaves has over ten years' leadership experience in the areas of Finance, Investments and Risk Management with expertise in the areas of Macroeconomic Analysis, Financial Statement Analysis, Investment Strategy Formulation, Portfolio Management, Financial Risk Management and Operational Risk Management.

Her career portfolio includes the positions of President and Chief Compliance Officer of UTC Fund Services, Inc., an Investment Advisory firm registered in the USA, and she is also a member of the Board of the CFA Society of Trinidad & Tobago.

Mrs. Rodriguez-Greaves holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and a Bachelor's Degree in Management Studies and Finance from the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.

In the role of Chief Risk Officer she has executive responsibility for the implementation of an Enterprise Risk Management Framework at the UTC.

 

Pamela Williams
Vice President, Office of Strategy Management

Ms. Pamela Williams' professional training includes Mastering the Strategy Management Systems, Business Analysis Certification and Business Process Reeingineering progammes. She is currently pursuing a Masters of Business Administration through Heriott-Watt University.

Ms Williams has over 31 years' experience working in a financial environment with a background in Business Process Management, Process Improvement, Business Analysis, Policies and Procedures Development, Records Management and Training and Development.

Her executive responsibilities include assisting the Executive Director and the Strategic Management Team in the management of the strategic initiatives of the Corporation.

 

Judith Sobion
Vice President, Corporate Support Services

Ms. Judith Sobion holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of New Orleans, a First Degree in Social Sciences from the University of the West Indies and a Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resources Management from the Institute of Business/University of the West Indies, now known as the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business.

Ms. Sobion has more than 20 years' leadership experience in Strategic Human Resources and Industrial Relations in a diverse range of local, regional and international companies.

Her major strengths include Change Management, Mergers and Acquisitions as well as Manpower Planning and Resourcing, Talent Development and Organizational Transformation.

Her position as Vice President, Corporate Support Services, includes executive responsibility for Human Resource Management, Procurement/Supply Chain Management, Facilities Management, Corporate Administration and General Security.

 

Dawn Seepersad
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Ms. Seepersad is an Attorney at Law with 26 years' experience in Banking, Insurance and Commercial Law and Legal and Business Management and Administration.

Her career portfolio includes the position of General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at an international bank and the Assistant Vice President, Legal and Assistant Corporate Secretary at a regional insurance and financial services company. She has provided legal services in the area of commercial and civil law and corporate secretarial services and administration of an investment brokerage firm. She also had extensive Litigation experience in the areas' of Banking, Insurance and Commercial Law at the Civil Bar.

Her education includes an LL.B. (Honours) from the University of the West Indies and a Certificate of Legal Education from the Hugh Wooding Law School.

In the role of General Counsel and Corporate Secretary she has executive responsibility for the legal and regulatory matters of the UTC"

 

Sekou Mark
Vice President, Investment Research & Portfolio Management

Mr. Sekou Mark is the holder of an MBA with a concentration in International Business Finance from The George Washington University. In addition, Mr. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Summa Cum Laude, from Wheeling Jesuit University. He is also a graduate of the International Environment and Development Program of The American University, Washington, DC.

His career journey spans over fifteen years' experience in Multilateral Institutions and the Banking and Financial services industry, including senior leadership positions at regional and international financial institutions.

Mr. Mark has executive responsibility for leading and directing the Investment Research and Portfolio Management team in executing the investment function of the Corporation.

 

Gayle Daniel-Worrell
Vice President, Marketing, Communications and Distribution Channels

Ms. Gayle Daniel-Worrell holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Howard University, Howard University, Washington DC, trained in Strategic Marketing Management at Harvard University, Cambridge MA, and holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration from the University of the West Indies, St Augustine. She also holds FINRA licenses Series 6 and Series 26 as Supervising Principal of a US Broker/ Dealer.

Ms. Daniel-Worrell has over 20 years' experience in Finance, Marketing, Brand and Product Development, Image and Reputation Management and Customer Service Management. Ms. Daniel-Worrell served as Chairman of the UTC North American Fund Inc and is a Director of UTC Financial Services U.S.A. Inc.

Ms. Daniel-Worrell has also served on the board of the Business Development Company and Caribbean Leasing and was the President of the Trinidad and Tobago Women's Cricket board for over ten years.

She has executive responsibility for Marketing, Communications, Card Services, Online Services, Document Management and the Investment Centres.

 

Amoy Van Lowe
Vice President, UTC Advisory Services

Amoy Van Lowe is the holder of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Studies from the University of the West Indies and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Michigan. Ms. Van Lowe also holds FINRA Licenses Series 6 and Series 26 as Supervising Principal of the US Broker/Dealer.

She has over 18 years' experience in the financial services sector, including experience in Strategic Planning and Marketing, Brand Creation, Advertising and Corporate Image Building. Ms. Van Lowe currently serves as President of UTC Financial Services USA Inc. and UTC North American Fund Inc.

Ms. Van Lowe has executive responsibility for the development of the Corporation's UTC Advisory Services and Brokerage Services functions.