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Chester Hinkson


(Financial Services)


Mr Hinkson was first appointed to the Board by the Minister of Finance in the Government of St Lucia on 3 February 2017 for a term of three years, and subsequently reappointed by the Minister on 3 February 2020 for a further term of three years. Director Hinkson chairs the Credit Committee of the Board of Directors.

Mr Hinkson is a retired Banker with over 40 years’ experience in the financial services sector. He was the first local General Manager and Country Head for the Bank of Nova Scotia, St Lucia. Mr Hinkson earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Financial Services from Nipissing University. He is also an Associate of the Institute of Canadian Bankers.