Accountable. Transparent. Ethical. Visionary. These traits shape the character and foundation of our Board of Directors. The men and women of the Board are business and community leaders charged with ensuring that at Bank of The Bahamas Limited, good Corporate Governance is achieved and Shareholder interest is protected.
During the FYE 2016 AGM, four majority nominated directors and one minority nominated director were elected to the Bank’s Board of Directors.
The new Board includes:
- Wayne Aranha, Chairman
- Kirk Antoni, Director
- Timothy Brown, Director (minority nominated)
See BOB Business News release of 3 August, 2017.
Wayne J. Aranha, CA, Chairman, Board of Directors
Mr. Wayne Aranha, CA is a former partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he worked for over thirty two years before retiring in 2008. His professional experience was wide-ranging: audit and attest, insolvency, and corporate services. He also served as the firm's risk management partner for several years.
Kirk Antoni, Director, Board of Directors
Michael Kirk Antoni is an Attorney-At-Law based in Freeport, Grand Bahama where he has practiced for some 28 years. In 1993 he became a Partner at the Law firm of Cafferata & Co. which specializes in Corporate and Commercial Law, Trust Law, Wills, Probate and Administration, Contracts, Real Estate, Conveyancing, Mortgages, Banking and Finance.
Timothy D. Brown, CPA, CGA, Director, Board of Directors
Mr. Timothy D. Brown is a Certified Professional Accountant, and the owner of Bahamian Sea Basket Limited, a seafood supply company. Before becoming an entrepreneur Mr. Brown worked at Franklin/Templeton’s Nassau office for twenty years, where he served as Chief Financial Officer. He was also responsible for Information Management and assisted with Human Resources management.
WHITNEY H.W. PATTON. CPA, Board of Directors
Whitney H. W. Patton, CPA is an experienced Certified Public Accountant and Internal Auditor with a proven ability to plan and execute duties varying from the audit of financial institutions to the completion of Enterprise Risk assessments, Internal Control Assessments and Internal Audits. Mr. Patton comes to Bank of The Bahamas from The National Insurance Board (NIB) where he serves as Chief Internal Auditor.Prior to joining NIB Mr. Patton worked as a Staff Accountant with the accounting firm of Ernst & Young.
Kenrick Braithwaite Sr. MBA, Managing Director
Mr. Kenrick L. Brathwaite Sr. joined Bank of the Bahamas September 3, 2018 and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role of Managing Director, having worked for two other financial institutions for over 40 years. He has held senior positions in Operations, Branch Management, Consumer & Commercial Credit, Internal Audit and Credit Risk during his career.