General Manager of Sol Barbados Ezra Prescod is the new president of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI).
Prescod replaces Edward Clarke who has officially resigned from the post of president to assume the chairmanship of the Barbados Private Sector Association (BPSA).
Prescod has been a member of the council of the BCCI since 2012.
The BCCI also wishes to congratulate Trisha Tannis, managing director of Unicomer (Barbados) Ltd. who was appointed to the post of senior vice president of the chamber, previously held by Prescod.
President Prescod on assuming office thanked Clarke for his contribution to the BCCI and reaffirmed his commitment to ensuring that the Chamber remains the trusted voice of the business community.
He also expressed his commitment to working with the social partners with a view to transforming the way in which business is facilitated in Barbados.
The council of the BCCI has congratulated the three executives on their appointments and has pledged to continue to support initiatives that will drive this country forward in these very challenging economic circumstances.