Senior Vice President – Human Resource
Mrs. Karissa Beharry-Shepherd is responsible for the group’s human resource development function and as such manages HR strategy development and operations; she is also involved in developing HR management solutions and policies for the group.
Mrs. Beharry-Shepherd has experience in human resource development and strategic thinking and has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of employment law, labour codes as well as customs and practices for the Caribbean region. Her past work experience included working with an international conglomerate and she has gained extensive understanding of cultural differences across the Caribbean territories which has given her the skill of promoting cultural sensitivity to ensure that communication across borders is effective. She also has extensive experience in developing HR policies and procedures using country legislation and best practices aiming for transparency and fairness in the treatment of employees.