Dr. Joseph Ishmael Khan
He is an international project management practitioner with more than 20 years of consulting, facilitating and lecturing experience. Dr. Khan commenced his career as a Mechanical Engineering Technician and Mechanical Inspector with several industrial process plants in the Point Lisas Industrial Estate.
Dr. Khan presently leads and collaborates on development projects in Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Jamaica, Barbados, Belize, Bahamas, Grenada, Suriname and Germany, France and Spain for private and public sector organisations and international agencies such as the Inter-American Development Bank Group (IDB), Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and Organisation of American States (OAS/CICAD), among others. Dr. Khan is also intimately involved in the evaluation of renewable energy projects relating to geothermal, solar and wind energy sources in the Caribbean Region.
Dr. Khan is an adjunct faculty with the Project Management Department, Faculty of Engineering and Department of Creative and Festival Arts, Faculty of Humanities and Education, University of the West Indies, and the Arthur Lok Jack Global School of Business.
Dr. Khan holds a Doctoral Degree (DBA) in Management with the Australian School of Business, Adelaide, South Australia; a Master of Business Management degree and Post Graduate Diploma from the Henley Management College/University of Reading, UK; Certified Associate Welding Inspector (CAWI) with the American Welding Society; and the Mechanical Engineering Technician’s Diploma from the San Fernando Technical Institute. Dr. Khan is also a Project Management Professional® (PMP®), Certified Project Consultant, Certified PROSCI Change Management Practitioner, and an active Certified Agile Scrum Master.
Mr. Ashmeer Mohamed
Mr. Ashmeer Mohamed, Director and former Corporate Secretary of K.C. Confectionery Limited, has 30 years of experience in international marketing. He also has more than 20 years of experience in Customs Brokerage and Intellectual Property.
He is presently the Deputy Chairman of the Committee of the Valuation of Intellectual Property Office and Director/Secretary of International Products Limited.
He is also the, a member of the Association of Business Executives, chairman of exporTT and past President of the Couva/Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Howard A.W. Dottin
Mr. Howard A.W. Dottin holds an Executive MBA from The University of the West Indies and is a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant.
He worked as an Auditor at Ernst and Young in his early career, before taking up the post of Field Auditor III at the Ministry of Finance. From there, he moved to Scotiabank Trinidad and Tobago Limited, where he progressed through several Account Management positions to eventually assume the role of Chief Financial Officer in 1997.
In 2000, Mr. Dottin took over as Group Chief Financial Officer at Guardian Holdings Limited. He also started to lecture in Corporate Finance, Management Accounting and Financial Accounting on the Masters programmes at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business. He was later appointed Programme Director for the MSc in International Finance, and still serves at the institution.
In addition to his career portfolios, Mr. Dottin has served on different Boards, as Chairman at ASPIRE FUND Management Company Limited, and Director/Chairman of the Audit Committee at TRINRE Insurance Company Limited.
Mr. Dominic Rampersad
Mr. Rampersad began his professional career as a financial accountant at the National Institute of Higher Education, a government statutory board. He has over 28 years of experience in financial accounting and has been employed at Phoenix Park Gas Processors Limited since 1994.
During his employment at PPGPL, he has held various portfolios including management accountant, financial accountant, business development- project leader and vice president- finance and information technology. Since 2014 to present, he has held the position of president.
In his role as business development-project leader, he was a key contributor to securing five expansion projects that resulted in the doubling of PPGPL’s gas processing, fractionation, and NGLs storage capacity. From November 2003 to November 2014 he performed the role of vice president-finance and information technology where he was responsible for the finance, information technology, project financing, and corporate legal functions; he also performed the role of corporate secretary. As PPGPL’s president, he has been instrumental in the acquisition of the NGL marketing assets of Twin Eagle Liquids Marketing LLC of Houston Texas, USA, in the year 2020. This acquisition has created a new future of possibilities for PPGPL, its employees and the new subsidiaries.
Mr. Rampersad is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Oxford Institute of International Finance. He is the chairman of the National Quarries Company Limited and also serves on the boards of the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad and Tobago (AmCham TT), the Unit Trust Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (UTC) and Phoenix Park TT Energy Holdings Company Limited.
Mr. Javed Razack
Javed has a BSc in Petroleum Geoscience from UWI, St Augustine and an MSc in Oil and Gas Enterprise Management from the University of Aberdeen, UK. He holds the position of Vice President of Shared Services at Ramps Logistics, overseeing Contracts and Proposals, Procurement, Legal, Human Resources and Quality Assurance. Javed serves as a Director with the National Insurance Board of Trinidad and Tobago (NIBTT) as well as on the Board of Pan West LLC. He is the current President of the Geological Society of Trinidad & Tobago (GSTT) and the Trinidad & Tobago Delegate for the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG).