Republic Bank Limited has announced that Vincent Pereira has joined its Board of Directors.
The appointment is effective July 1, 2019.
Pereira is the current president of BHP Trinidad and Tobago, a position he has has since 2005.
He has more than 35 years’ experience in the energy sector, having worked in Trinidad and Tobago and in the United States of America.
In his role, Pereira was responsible for the firm’s safe and reliable operations and for the growth of a legacy business in Trinidad and Tobago.
Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley today met with BHP officials at BHP's head office in Melbourne, Australia, along with Minister of Foreign and Caricom Affairs, Dennis Moses and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister and Minister in the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs, Stuart Young.
The participants discussed BHP's current operations in Trinidad and Tobago and in particular their on-going exploration plans which include the drilling of three wells commencing shortly.