Cabinet has retained businessman Lance Hinds as the Chairman of Board for the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA), for the year 2018, to 2019. This was revealed today by Minister of State Joseph Harmon, during the post-Cabinet press briefing held at the Ministry of the Presidency.
Others listed as board members are: Nadia Sagar; Mark Bender; GEA’s CEO, Dr. Mahender Sharma; and the Deputy CEO of the GEA, Dr. Vincent Adams.
Though a representative from the Parliamentary Opposition was slated to be a part of the board, the Ministry is still awaiting a nominee, the Guyana Standard was told.
Hinds is a former Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) President. According to his Linkedin profile, Hinds is also the Chief Executive of the BrainStreet Group, a business information technology solutions company that offers management information and business system consulting services for government and private sector agencies.
He has also served as the Adviser to the Minister of Public Telecommunications, Kathy Hughes.