Holness Appoints Deputy Finance Spokesperson

Release Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 06:45

Opposition Leader Mr. Andrew Holness, has announced today, the appointment of Mrs Fayval Williams to the Party's Council of Deputy Spokespersons with a focus on Finance.

Mrs. Williams has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Her business experience is broad, having held senior positions in the financial sector, both here in Jamaica and also in the United States. She has proven in-depth understanding of the macroeconomic issues facing Jamaica.

Mr. Holness notes that she will serve as deputy to Spokesperson on Finance, Mr. Audley Shaw and is a welcome addition to the council of spokespersons particularly at this time in the nation’s political economy when fresh innovative approaches are needed in the establishment of a feasible growth agenda.

Mrs. Williams was born in Tydixon, St. Catherine and attended Ferncourt High School.