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investment management executive

Alvaro Alonso Casserly, Jamaican investment management executive.

Background

Casserly, Alvaro Alonso was born on June 4, 1932 in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Son of Patrick Owen and Rachael (Smith) Casserly.

Education

Student in education, Excelsior College, Kingston, 1951. Student, University Colorado, 1969. Student, University Michigan, 1975.

Student, IMI, Geneva, 1981. Student, Institute for Management Development, Lausanne, 1999.

Career

Executive secretary Electricity Frequency Standardization Commission, Kingston, 1957-1963. Secretary, manager Electricity Authority, 1963-1967. Secretary Public Utility Commission, 1967-1970.

Assistant to president Jamaica Public Service Company Ltd., 1970-1972, treasurer, 1972-1978, director finance, 1979-1989. Chairman Jamaica Unit Trust Services Ltd, 1977-1996. Chief executive Jamaica Unit Trust Services Ltd., since 1990.

Board directors Jamaica Unit Trust, Dyoll Group Ltd., Braco Resorts Ltd., Indiana Radio Company Ltd. Chairman Board Electricians Examiners, 1963-1969.

Membership

President, United Nations Association, Jamaica, 1963-1969. Chairman Jamaica Council for Handicapped, 1973-1976, Council Voluntary Social Services, 1971-1973. Chairman board governors Muttall Memorial Hospital, 1993-1999.

Trustee Caribbean Latin America Action, since 1997. Member World Federation United Nations Associations (vice president 1966-1969), Jamaica Club, Constant Spring Golf Club, Collegium Fabrorum (past master), Rotary (district governor 1989-1990).

Connections

Married Jean Allison Mair, January 28, 1961. Children: Marie, Bruce, Patrick, Robert.

father:
Patrick Owen Casserly

mother:
Rachael (Smith) Casserly

spouse:
Jean Allison Mair

children:
Marie Casserly

Bruce Casserly

Patrick Casserly

Robert Casserly