Board of Directors
Stephen B. Facey, M. Arch
Mr. Stephen Facey is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PanJam Investment Limited, since April 2013 and Chairman of Jamaica Property Company Limited (JPCo), one of Jamaica's leading property management companies. A graduate of Rice University and University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Facey brings over 30 years' experience to the Board. He is a Director of Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited, Panacea Insurance Company Limited, Mavis Bank Coffee Factory Limited, Chukka Caribbean Adventures Limited, New Kingston Civic Association and Kingston Restoration Company Limited. An Architect by training, he is also a Director of the Jamaica Developers Association and a member of the Jamaican Institute of Architects.
PAUL HANWORTH, M.A., M. Sc., A.C.A., C.P.A
Mr. Paul Hanworth joined the Board of PanJam Investment Limited in April 2013. He is the Chief Operating Office having previously served as Chief Financial Officer. He is an entrepreneur with over 30 years of international experience in financial and strategic leadership. Prior to joining PanJam, he worked with KPMG in the USA and England for 14 years, with Diageo in the USA and South Africa for 9 years and with Mechala Group (now ICD Group) in Jamaica for 6 years. He also founded Jamaica's first speciality fine wine business in 2004 which he sold in 2012. Mr. Hanworth is both a Certified Public Accountant (USA) and a Chartered Accountant (England & Wales), and holds an MSc. in Management from the Hartford Graduate Centre and a M.A. (Hons) in Classics from Cambridge University. He is also a director of Hardware & Lumber Limited and British Caribbean Insurance Company Limited, as well as a number of other Jamaican privately held companies.
Richard O. Byles, BSc., MSc.
Mr. Richard Byles is former President & Chief Executive Officer of Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited (SLJ). His experience and expertise spans across the financial industry to include Life, Health and General Insurance, Asset & Investment Management, Banking, Pension Administration and Re-Insurance Management. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Sagicor Financial Corporation, the parent company of SLJ. Richard is Chairman of Desnoes & Geddes Limited, Sagicor Life of Cayman Island Limited and a Director of Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited. He is a Vice President of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica.
Paul A. B. Facey, B. Sc., MBA
Mr. Paul Facey has been Vice President, Investments of PanJam Investment Limited since 2004. He brings to the PanJam Board substantial experience in the trading, manufacturing and financial operations of the PanJam Group of Companies over the last eighteen years. Mr. Facey sits on the Boards of Sagicor Investments Jamaica Ltd., Hardware & Lumber Limited abnd Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited where he is a member of the Investment and Audit Committees.
Donovan H. Perkins, MBA
Mr. Donovan Perkins is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited (formerly Pan Caribbean Financial Services Limited) and has been a director of Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited since 1993. He previoulsy worked with Bank of America in its Corporate Banking Division in Florida prior to returning to Jamaica in 1993. Under his leadership, the company has grown through a series of mergers and acquisitions into a diversified financial services group. He is Chairman of the Jamaica Stock Exchange and a Director of Jamaica Producers Group Limited. He previously served the public sector as Deputy Chairman of the National Water Commission, and as a Director of Jamaica Social Investment Fund and National Insurance Fund. In the private sector, he has served as Vice President of both the Jamaica Bankers Association and the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica and as a Director of the Jamaica Exporters Association.
T. Matthew W. Pragnell, BA
Mr. Pragnell joined the Board of PanJam Investment Limited in 2009. He is the Chief Executive Officer of the CGM Gallagher Group, the largest insurance broker and risk management group in the English-speaking Caribbean, with operations in Jamaica, Barbados, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenada. Mr. Pragnell originally trained in inusrance as a Lloyd's Broker in the City of London and also has experience in mergers and acquisitions. He is one of the founding directors of Panacea Insurance Company, the group's captive insurance vehicle domiciled in St. Lucia. He is a past president of the Jamaica Insurance Brokers Assocation and also has experience in banking.
Kathleen A. J. Moss, BSc. (Mgmt.), MBA, CBV
Mrs. Moss is a Management Consultant and Chartered Business Valuator with Sierra Associates, an independent advisory and business valuation firm that she established in 1993. She was appointed to the Board in August 2010, and chairs the Audit and Governance Committees. Mrs. Moss serves on the Boards of Jamaica Producers Group, Assurance Brokers Jamaica Limited, JN General Insurance Company Limited where she is Deputy Chairman, Jamaica National Building Society and Kingston Wharves Limited. She is a trustee of the Violence Prevention Alliance and a member of the Finance Committee of the Archdiocese of Kingston. Mrs. Moss is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators and a graduate of the University of the West Indies and McGill University.
Ian S. C. Parsard, MBA (Hons.), ACCA
Mr. Ian Parsard is the Vice President of the Finance and Energy for the Jamaica Broilers Group Limited, one of the Caribbean's most successful vertically integrated agro-processing entities. With over 20 years of expertise in Finance and Information Technology, Mr. Parsard continues to exercise his prudent business acumen as a member of the Group's Executive team in the development and execution of the company's strategic plan and was instrumental in the company's successful foray into the ethanol industries in 2007. He was appointed to the Board in August 2011 and currently serves as a Director on the Board of Jamaica Broilers Group Limited, the Mustard Seed Agricultural Program and the Caymanas Track Limited in addition to serving as the President of the JBG Cooperative Credit Union. A past Jamaica Scholar (1985) and a Chartered Accountant, Mr. Parsard also holds a MBA from the University of Pennysylvania's Wharton School of Business, graduating with highest honours as the Palmer Scholar.
CHRISTOPHER N. BARNES, B.SC., MBA
Mr. Christopher Barnes joined the Board of PanJam Investment Limited in December 2012. He is currently the Managing Director of the The Gleaner Company Limited having joined them in 2007 after working for ten years with Alcan Inc (now Rio Tinto Alcan). He is a graduate of Boston University in the United States and McGill University in Canada. Christopher serves on the boards of Ocho Rios Beach Limited, Jamaican National Life Insurance, CANA (Barbados) and CMC (Barbados) and various subsidiaries of the Gleaner Company Limited. He is Chairman of PALS Jamaica Limited, Media Association Jamaica Limited and is the Honourary Secretary of the PSOJ Executive Committee.