Ian Collymore – Director

Mr. Collymore is presently the Director (ag), of the Foreign Exchange & Exports Credits at the Central Bank of Barbados where he has been directly responsible for the financing schemes since 1993. He holds a BSc Honors degree (Public Administration with Accounting) and a MSc (Electronic Commerce). He is also trained in Finance, Project Management, Property Management and Procurement.

Mr. Collymore has successfully prepared proposals for financing from the European Investment Bank, World Bank and Caribbean Development Bank, and has designed, structured and implemented financing mechanisms for the Central Bank of Barbados and the Government of Barbados. He is presently the  Coordinator for the Enhanced Credit Guarantee Fund which is a guarantee program co-funded by the IADB and the  China Co-financing Fund for Latin America and the Caribbean with capital of up BD$70.0M.

He was the Chairman of the Agricultural Development Fund from 2008 until 2017. He is presently on the Board of Directors of FundAccess as well as several Private Sector companies.