Nigel M Baptiste, a Banker for the past twenty-six years, holds the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Republic Financial Holdings Limited and Managing Director of Republic Bank Limited
Mr. Baptiste joined Republic Bank in 1991, after spending two years at the Caribbean Development Bank in Barbados, where he was employed as a Country Economist. Prior to assuming his current position of Managing Director, he held the positions of Deputy Managing Director, Executive Director, Managing Director of the Group’s subsidiary in Guyana and General Manager, Human Resources. Mr. Baptiste currently sits on the board of the Group’s subsidiary in Ghana, Guyana, as well as various other subsidiaries in Trinidad.
A graduate of the Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Programme, Mr. Baptiste also holds a diploma with distinction from the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking (USA), he is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (England), and holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Economics from the University of the West Indies.