JBDC (Jamaica Business Development Corporation) | Head Office: 14 Camp Road, Kingston, Jamaica | Incubator & Resource Centre: 76 Marcus Garvey Drive 1 876 928 5161-5 (Camp Rd.) | 1 876 758 3966-8 (IRC) info@jbdc.net

Valerie Veira

Chief Executive Officer

Valerie Veira has spent the last thirty-one years working in the field of Industrial Development.  Her most significant projects led to the design and establishment of two government limited liability companies that currently provide critical support to the MSME sector.

She is also involved in Education as she lectures an Entrepreneurship course for financial year students in the Faculty of Management Studies, UWI.  The course is aimed at preparing the students to participate effectively in the business sector as entrepreneurs. Miss Veira serves on several boards and has led a number of teams in negotiating technical assistance for Jamaica with international donor organizations such as the United Nations Development Organization (UNIDO), Canadian Industrial Development Agency (CIDA), United States Agency for International Development (U.S.A.I.D) and the Commonwealth Secretariat.