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Technical Staff
Mr. Joel Richards
Technical Advisor, Investment & Private Sector

Contact information of the website owner can be inserted here from the administrative panel:
1st floor, Sky Mall

Haggatt Hall
St. Michael

Telephone: +1246 430 1685
Fax: +1246 228 9528


Country of Origin: Saint Vincent

Joel Richards is the Technical Advisor, Investment and Private Sector at the CARICOM Secretariat Office of Trade Negotiations (OTN). In this capacity, he performs a dual role: (i) He is responsible for providing technical support and advice to CARICOM Member States on Investment; and (ii) He is also expected to serve as a channel of communication between the OTN and the region?s private sector stakeholders.

Prior to joining the OTN, Mr. Richards was a Trade Consultant to the Barbados Private Sector Trade Team ? A Division of the Barbados Private Sector Association where he primarily represented the interests of the Barbados Private Sector in the context of regional, bilateral and multilateral trade negotiations and trade related issues. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Relations from the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and a Master of Science Degree in International Trade Policy from the Shridath Ramphal Centre, the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus.