The trinidad Guardian / Unilever Caribbean Ltd yesterday announced the appointment of John De Silva as Managing director, effective November 1.
In a statement, Unilever said De Silva brings to the company more than two decades of leadership experience in General Management, operations, and finance positions in major international companies located
Switzerland, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic and Mexico.
“Notable among his many accomplishments in previous positions is the successful strategic integration of supply chain and operational management of businesses in Latin America. He was also General manager for a Fast-Moving Consumer Goods multinational in the Caribbean.”
De Silva is a Fellow of the Associaton of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and an alumnus of the International Institute for Managment Development in Lausanne, Switzerland.
De Silva replaces Lucy Walsh who has completed her assignment in T&T.