governance structure

John Skerritt


BA , MSc


Mr Skerritt was first appointed to the Board by the Minister of Finance in the Government of Montserrat on 14 June 2016 for a term of three years, and subsequently reappointed by the Minister on 14 June 2019 and 14 June 2022, each being for a three-year term. Director Skerritt chairs the Audit Committee and the Risk and Compliance Committee of the Board of Directors.

Mr Skerritt having retired from the Government Service in Montserrat is the Principal and Partner of Guardian Business Group. Mr Skerritt held several key positions in the Government of Montserrat to include Financial Secretary within the Ministry of Finance, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Health and Community Services and also Deputy Auditor General. Mr Skerritt obtained a Diploma in Business Administration (Accounting) and a BA in Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Technology, Jamaica (formerly CAST) and a MSc in Public Economic Management from the University of Birmingham.