Mr. Wayne Dass, B.Sc., M.Sc., CFA - Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Wayne Dass is the Chief Executive Officer of Caribbean Information and Credit Rating Services Limited (CariCRIS). Wayne holds BSc. and MSc. Degrees in Engineering and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter-holder. Wayne has garnered over twenty-five years’ combined experience in engineering and financial markets in the Caribbean, and built particular expertise over the past 15 years in fixed income and equity valuation, credit risk assessment with an emphasis on SME financing, financial risk management, investment management and project management.

Prior to joining CariCRIS, Wayne held senior leadership positions in prominent regional financial institutions including the Development Finance Limited (DFL) Group where he was the Senior Corporate Manager responsible for SME lending in the region, and the securities brokerage firm Caribbean Money Market Brokers Limited (CMMB) where he was first Head of Risk Management and then Head of Investment Management, managing a portfolio of over 1 Billion US$.

Over the past nine years, Wayne has successfully led the expansion and development of CariCRIS. Under his leadership, CariCRIS is now well established throughout the region with a solid track record for independence and integrity in its ratings.