The Board of Directors of The Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange (TTSE), has announced that Ms. Eva Mitchell has been appointed as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mitchell has also been appointed as CEO of The Trinidad and Tobago Central Depository Limited (TTCD), the wholly-owned subsidiary of the TTSE.
Mitchell joined the TTSE in 2016 as Manager of Market Operations, with the responsibility of overseeing the daily market operations of the Exchange and then in October of last year, she assumed the position of acting CEO of both organizations.
Mitchell’s career spans two decades across the financial services sector, including experience at leading multinational financial services organizations. She has held various management positions and has extensive knowledge and experience in the areas of finance, asset management, retail and commercial banking and brokerage services. She holds a BSc. in Business Management from the University of New Brunswick and a MSc. in International Finance from the Arthur Lok Jack Global School of Business in Trinidad.
Commenting on the appointment, Chairman of the Board, Ray A. Sumairsingh said, “On behalf of the board, I am excited to welcome Eva into the position of CEO. It is equally an exciting time for business in the region, and in particular, the capital market ecosystem. Eva’s business acumen, experience and enthusiasm about the organization, especially during these global challenging times, make her a fit leader to develop the business, foster and strengthen the relationships with our stakeholders and enhance the operations of the TTSE. I look forward to the renewed insight she will bring in her role as CEO, as she will play a strategic role in developing the business of the TTSE and the TTCD.”