Our Board

SHARON INGLEFIELD is a Director having joined in 2009. As the President of the Road Safety Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) she is passionate and willing to work with stakeholders of road safety, offering her unwavering support, knowledge and commitment.

She is result oriented and recommends interventions, as part of a risk based approach to road safety, having attended a number of international workshops and meetings, provided by the United Nations World Health Organisation (UN/WHO), the Global Alliance of NGOs of Road Safety, and the International Road Federation (IRF).

 

 

 

JAN LANDRETH-SMITH is a Director, and a Civil Engineer with over 30 years’ experience of overseeing the management, engineering, design and construction of projects within Trinidad & Tobago and the wider Caribbean. Has been a Senior Executive with over 17 years of leadership experience managing, developing and providing solutions and growth strategies.

Managed project staff, reviewed engineering design projects, construction supervision, negotiations and contractual claim matters.Good working knowledge of FIDIC contract laws and OSH laws and relevant HSE regulations. Extensive experience in precast/prestressed concrete, deep foundation piling systems, bridges, jetties, docks, marinas and major building structures.

Preparation of tender proposals, reports, scheduling, cost & budget controls, negotiation of contracts, strategic planning, business development and coaching. Have worked closely with various Boards, improving long term strategic planning and promoting business development at every opportunity. Over the more recent years have been spearheading the coaching, mentoring and guiding future Engineers and Managers.

DEBRA THOMPSON is a Director, and a litigation Attorney with M Hamel-Smith & Co, and has experience in the areas of Insurance, Medical negligence, Commercial litigation and Arbitration and has been involved in several Arbitrations involving construction contract as well as medical negligence.

Debra Thompson also has oversight of the Corporate Secretarial Practice Group. As an Instructing Attorney of over 30 years, she has extensive working and practical knowledge of the Civil Proceedings Rules and also possesses management skills in a commercial environment. She relates to and understands clients’ needs on a practical level, including commercial demands for prompt and solution-oriented results.

She is comfortable with matters involving voluminous documentary evidence and the use of local and international expert witnesses. Using good communication skills, she offers solid response and feedback. A firm believer in ADR, she is particular skilled in providing excellent support to clients throughout the duration of a matter. She also has experience in motor insurance having working in the Motor Insurance industry for over 10 years

RAE JULIEN FURLONGE is a Director, and has been involved in professional practice in transportation planning and traffic engineering for more than 33 years in both the public and private sectors within Trinidad and Tobago and the wider Caribbean Region.

He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), a Fellow the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), a Fellow of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) of the USA, a Fellow of the Association of Professional engineers of Trinidad and Tobago (APETT), and a Member of the Association for European Transport (AET). He is a Past-President of APETT. Rae holds a PhD in Civil (Transportation) Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology at Roorkee, India.

RIAZ ALI FCCA is a Director and the Treasurer, and is CA Chartered accountant with over 23 years’ public practice experience globally Currently a Partner at BDO International.