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MICHAEL BERNARD

Director

Former Managing Director of Carreras Group Limited, Michael possesses over 20 years of experience in leading and growing some of Jamaica’s largest corporations.  In addition to his extensive local and international business experience, Michael holds a B.A. and B.SC. in Business Administration and Forest Management respectively, and an MBA  from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.

MAXIM ROCHESTER

Director

A former Territory Senior Partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers, has over thirty (30) years’ experience in the auditing of Jamaica’s largest banking and insurance corporations. As such, Max is intimately familiar with the operations, financial systems, regulatory environment and reporting requirements of the local financial sector. His expertise is an invaluable asset to Sterling’s operations.

CHARLES ROSS

Director

Charles is a founding director of Sterling Asset Management Limited. In his role as President for the past 13 years, the company has generated a return on equity in excess of 35% per annum.  Charles is a qualified engineer with over 15 years’ experience in the field. Charles left the field of engineering, to act as the Executive Director of the PSOJ. In this capacity, Charles managed the investments and income of the organization and became one of the PSOJ’s principal spokespersons on macro-economic policy and on social issues of national concern.

Maxim Rochester

Director

Max, a former Territory Senior Partner of Price Waterhouse Coopers, has over thirty (30) years’ experience in the auditing of Jamaica’s largest banking and insurance corporations. As engagement partner, Max was responsible for the overall planning and execution of audit strategies and had the ultimate decision-making responsibility on all audit matters.

As such, Max is intimately familiar with the operations, financial systems, regulatory environment and reporting requirements of the local financial sector.

Robert Taylor

Director

Robert began his professional career as a Risk Manager at Bank of America in Florida, USA specializing in commercial lending and honing his acute risk management skills. After receiving his MBA, he returned to Jamaica to assume a position in Risk Management at Citibank. During his 11 years with Citibank, Robert quickly ascended to the position of Resident Vice President, Financial Institutions of the Public Sector Unit, where he helped to structure credit and capital market transactions and also managed the Bank’s relationships with the Government of Jamaica and Financial Institutions.

During this time, Robert also received a Bachelor of Laws from the University of London, and a certificate in Legal Education from Norman Manley Law School. Robert left the banking field and launched a full-time law practice specializing in Real Estate and Commercial law.

Marian Ross

Director
- TRADING & INVESTMENTS

As AVP Trading & Investment at Sterling Asset Management, Marian helps to design, execute and monitor the fixed income and equity investment strategies. Together with Eugene, she helps to conduct the company’s research function. Their original analysis helps to keep clients informed about major market events and enables the sales team to design more optimal investment portfolios for clients.

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Educational Background
  • BSc Honors Degree in Economics from University of Western Ontario, Canada.
  • MBA in Business Administration from the Stern School of Business, NYU.
Industry Experience

Marian started her career as a Credit Analyst in Investment Banking at First Citizens Bank, Trinidad where she structured loans for and analyzed the financial and strategic positions of some of the region’s largest corporations. Since joining Sterling in 2010, she has rotated through many departments and is integral to the development and execution of the company’s strategic plan.

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Contact Us

3rd Floor
40 Knutsford Blvd
Kingston 5
Jamaica W.I.

Tel: (876) 754-2225
Fax: (876) 754-8103

Business Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM