Mr. Derick Steele completed his Engineering studies at South
East College of Technology, London, UK 1969. He established Steele Auto Supplies
in 1969 as Managing Director/Owner. He has served as past First Vice
president and Second Vice President of the Grenada Chamber of Industry and
Commerce. In addition, he has been a director of Grenada's National Transport
Board for more than 10 years. He is currently Chairman of Board of Directors of
a local real estate company for seven years.
He has been a director of the Grenada Co-operative Bank Ltd. for
more than 15 years and has stated that the bank has come a long
way and as the sole Grenadian owned commercial bank it is standing
"shoulder to shoulder" with the other foreign owned
banks. He sees a great future for the Grenada Co-operative Bank
Ltd. with very good forecast for future growth under its current
Gordon V. Steele,
Esq., Deputy Chairman.
Mr. Gordon V. Steele has been a career banker and the Managing Director of the Grenada Co-operative Bank Ltd. for more than thirty years.
Under his leadership the bank grew from EC$1.2 million to over EC $300 million in assets.
His vision is to see the Grenada Co-operative Bank Ltd. as the number one financial institution in Grenada - as an icon of Grenadian determination
and fortitude, and the bank providing products and services that are of the highest quality, and also establishing relationships that would strengthen
its position to be able to compete more aggressively in the financial market.
Richard W. Duncan
B.Sc., M.A., CGA, AICB
Richard W. Duncan is the Managing Director of Grenada Co-operative Bank Ltd.
An Economist and Accountant,
he joined the bank in 1996 as its Financial Manager. He previously worked in the Grenada Public Service in the areas of public policy
analysis, debt management, public finance and public sector investment programming.
He has held several directorships including
the Grenada Model Farms Corporation, Grenada Postal Corporation, the Caribbean Credit Card Corporation (4Cs), the Rotary Club of Grenada
and Chairman of the NIS Investment Committee. Currently he is vice-president of the Grenada Bankers
Richard Mc Intyre,
Owner and Managing Director of General Insurance Agency
Trained in the UK in General Insurance and Liability Insurance.
a Director of Mc Intyre Bros. Ltd. and it's subsidiary Companies in the late
1960's. He formed his own Company Richard Mc Intyre Insurance Company, in 1987
after leaving Mc Intyre Bros. Ltd. His company is currently the local agents for
Caribbean Alliance Insurance, which offers non-life insurance coverage. He also
later established another company Marine World Limited, which sells fishing and
other marine supplies and accessories.
Mr. Mc Intyre believes the Bank
has a long historical record of service to the communities throughout all rural
areas on the Island. He says that it is evident that the Bank has come a long
way to now being one of the major players in the financial industry. He is also
pleased with the technological advancement that the Bank has made, and the cadre
of youthful and experienced members of the management team to take the Bank into
the future. He feels that the Bank should continue to look towards establishing
new premises in other communities as it strives to become even more prominent
throughout the Island.
Lisa M. Taylor,
B.A. (Hons), Ll.B (Hons).
Ms. Taylor is an Attorney-at-Law by profession since 1996
whose practice areas include Corporate Law, Land Law, Insolvency and Family Law.
She studied at Brooklyn College (City University of New York) and the University
of the West Indies (UWI), where she obtained qualifications of Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) (Hons.)
in Political Science and Bachelor of Laws (LI.B) (Hons.) respectively.
Ms. Taylor currently serves as a Director of Jonas Browne & Hubbard (Grenada) Ltd and the
UWI Regional Endowment Fund Ltd. and has been the Vice-President and Secretary of the Grenada Bar Association.
She joined the team of Directors in January 2010.
Her vision for the Bank is that it will continue to play a transformative role in the cultural and economic
development of the Grenadian people.
Mr. Ambrose Phillip
B.Sc., M.Sc., Esq.,
Mr. Phillip is a 1981 graduate of the University of the West Indies’
Management Studies Programme and holds an M.Sc in Ports and Shipping
Administration from the World Maritime University. He also holds a
certificate in Legal Education and is a Court-Connected Mediator of
the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court. Mr. Phillip has a wealth of
experience, having served in Management and Directorship positions
at the Grenada Board of Tourism, Grenlec and the Public Service
Co-operative Credit Union. He is currently the General Manager of the
Grenada Ports Authority and serves as Deputy Chairman and Director of
Grenada National Stadium Authority and Grenreal respectively.
Mr. Phillip’s is committed to ensuring that the Bank remains financially
sound while embracing efficiencies and improved services to customers, as
it strives to be better placed to generate sustainable returns to shareholders
even as it promotes the seventy-ninth year adage of the founding fathers -
"Thrift and Industry".
Holds a B.Sc. Agricultural Science from the University of the
West Indies. He is the Owner and Manager of Hardware Company and has been a
Businessman for over 30 years. He has also served as Director on several
national boards including the National Development Foundation, the Grenada
Chamber of Industry and Commerce and the Grenada Solid Waste Management Company.
He has been a five (5) time District Governor's representative for the Rotary
Clubs of Grenada.
He stated that the Grenada Co-operative Bank has grown
from what was known as the “penny bank” into a commercial bank because the bank
has enjoyed the confidence of the Grenadian people. This has been reflected in
the dynamic growth of the bank in the last five years. He will like to see the
bank expanding to provide the widest range of commercial services comparable
with other foreign banks and seeing the bank expanding to each parish in the
Businessman and Managing Director of Hi-Tec Printery
Completed studies at the London School of Accountancy, London, UK He is an
experienced businessman having worked in the UK, Latin America and the Caribbean
before returning to Grenada in 1988 to establish Hi-Tech Printery Ltd. as the
Managing Director/Owner. He served as Vice-President of the Senate and on
several Government Committees and Statutory Boards. He is a past president
Grenada Chamber of Industry & Commerce. He has been Director of the Grenada Co-operative Bank Ltd. From 2003 to present.
He wishes to see
the Bank providing the most relevant risk assessment and financial support to
customers as the financial institution with the most knowledge and experience of
the local economic environment.