Vic Fernandes is the new chairman of the Board of Directors of the Barbados National Oil Company Limited, a company statement issued Tuesday said.
“Mr. Fernandes took up the post on July 1, 2021, and brings with him a wealth of knowledge, especially when it comes to the business landscape in Barbados and the region,” the statement said.
Fernandes is a Hall of Fame broadcaster with over 40 years as a CEO and managing director in Barbados and across the region.
He is the longest-serving elected President of The Caribbean Broadcasting Union and has chaired several boards in Barbados, most recently The Grantley Adams International Airport.
He is currently chairman of Barbados Golf Club and Capital Media HD.
“We are extremely pleased to have an individual with such a diverse background to assist BNOCL in charting its path forward, especially in this challenging environment,” the company added.