September 30: Grantley Stephenson has been appointed Managing
Director of Kingston Wharves Limited.
Stephenson, Immediate Past President of the Shipping Association of Jamaica
and Managing Director of Seaboard Freight & Shipping, assumes office on
October 1, 2003. Mr. Stephenson was also named Chairman of the KWL
subsidiary Security Administrators Limited (SAL), which is the main provider
of security on the Port of Kingston and Montego Bay.
Mr. Stephenson has more than 20 years
experience in the field of Shipping, Ship Owning and Operations, Ship
Management and Ship Agency representation acquired in Mexico, the U.K. and
Jamaica. He was educated at the College of Arts, Science and Technology (now
UTECH), University of Plymouth and the University of the West Indies and is
the Honorary Consul General of the Kingdom of Norway and Vice Dean of the
Consular Corps of Jamaica.
He is a director of Jamaica Fruit Group of
Companies; the Maritime Authority of Jamaica; Port Security Corps; Chairman,
Port Computer Services Limited and is a member of the General Council of the
Caribbean Shipping Association.