The CBMBA Team visit partners JIFS in Kingston, Jamaica. February 2014
The Jamaica Institute of Financial Services (JIFS) welcomed the Chartered Banker MBA Team during the period February 17 – 21, 2014.
The team lead by Leading Academic Professor Edward Gardener worked with JIFS throughout the week, starting with a seminar at Knutsford Court Hotel on 18th February on the topic, “Bank Corporate Governance – The Elephant In The Room”. The seminar discussed Bank Corporate Governance post-crisis; special features of required Bank corporate Governance, key importance of risk management and the need to facilitate market discipline - otherwise the ‘Elephant in the room’ will not go away!
The Bangor Business School partners with JIFS to offer the Chartered Banker MBA programme within the Caribbean.
The Chartered Banker MBA Team will also co-sponsored a Finance Club event hosted by Jamaica Bankers Association at the CRU Cocktail Bar on the evening of 20th February.