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
  • Ruth Bowe-Darville
  • Kirk Antoni, Director
  • Timothy Brown, Director (minority nominated)
  • Phaedra Y. Mackey-Knowles


See BOB Business News release of 3 August, 2017.

    • Wayne_Aranah

      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.


    • Ruth_Bowe-Darville

      Ruth Bowe-Darville, Director, Board of Directors

      Mrs. Bowe-Darville, Attorney-At-Law is a former President of The Bahamas Bar Association (2009-2013) and the current Managing Partner of Commonwealth Law Advocates. She was called to The Bahamas Bar in 1985 after articling in the Law Chambers of Bostwick & Bostwick. Mrs. Bowe-Darville worked as an Associate at Bostwick & Bostwick (1985 – 1990) and Graham Thompson & Co. (1990 – 1994). During 1994 -1998 Mrs. Bowe-Darville was appointed Senior Executive Assistant to Prime Minister, the Honourable Hubert A. Ingraham


    • Kirk_Antoni

      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_Brown

      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.


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      Phaedra Y. Mackey Knowles, Director, Board of Directors

      Phaedra Y. Mackey-Knowles, a Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Public Accountant, has an extensive background and experience in management and administration of investments accounts and Public Accounting.  Positions she has held in the industry have included Deputy Director – Investments, The National Insurance Board; President of Binnacle Investment Group Limited and Binnacle Advisors Limited; Assistant Vice President, responsible for Investments and Client Reporting at Cititrust (Bahamas) Limited; and Senior Accountant at the then Price Waterhouse in New York and Nassau, Bahamas.


    • Timothy_Brown

      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.