The Board of Directors of Community & Workers of Jamaica Cooperative Credit Union (C&WJCCU) appointed Mr. Carlton Barclay as CEO effective January 1, 2017. C&WJCCU is the largest Credit Union in Jamaica with 21 branches island-wide.
Mr. Barclay is a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and a Fellow of the Association of Certified and Chartered Accountant (FCCA). He holds an MBA with the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.
With over 25 years of experience in the banking and finance industry, he has held several senior positions to include: Managing Director of Republic Bank (Cayman) Limited, General Manager of the National Building Society of Cayman (NBSC), Deputy General Manager of Jamaica National Building Society Group (JNBS) where he was employed for more than 15 years, during which he also served as the Building Society's Financial Controller and Assistant General Manager. He also held the positions of Financial Controller at Jamaica Citizens Bank (now Sagicor, formerly RBTT) as well as at Advantage General Insurance Company (formerly UGI) and, Accountant at KPMG Jamaica.
Mr. Barclay intends to build upon the present growth of the Credit Union while further improving and strengthening the organisation through innovative financial solutions and empowered employees.
Mr. Barclay is a former Chairman of the Caribbean Association of Banks Incorporated (CAB) and its Strategic Planning and Advocacy Sub-Committees; a former Chairman of the Current Affairs Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ); former President of Kingston and St. Andrew Football Association (KSAFA) and a former Treasurer of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF).
He has served on the Boards of the National Road Maintenance Fund of Jamaica and is a member of the Rotary Club of St. Andrew North. Mr. Barclay is married with two sons and is an avid football fan.