Gervase Warner

Gervase Warner, president and group CEO of the Massy Group of Companies

President and group chief executive officer of the Massy Group of Companies E Gervase Warner told a business meeting with Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, “They were examining how they could create a Caribbean private sector organisation to engage with the Heads of Government (of the Caribbean Community (Caricom)) on issues surrounding the Caribbean Single Market and Economy (CSME) implementation.”

Mottley underscored the importance of the regional private sector becoming a type of associate institution of Caricom, saying it would be good for the Caribbean, according to a Barbados Government Information Service (BGIS) June 4 statement. 

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