Heads of Government of CARICOM



Perry G. Christie

Right Honourable Perry G. Christie

Prime Minister of Bahamas

AGE: 71 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 21 August, 1943

MARITAL STATUS: Married

EDUCATION: Attended the Eastern Senior school in New Providence, The Bahamas The University of Tutorial College, London Inner Temple and Birmingham University - graduating with honours in 1969.

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Gaston A Browne

Honourable Gaston A Browne

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda

AGE: 48 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: February 9, 1967

MARITAL STATUS: Married

EDUCATION: Villa Primary, Princess Margaret, Antigua State College, City Banking College (UK) and University of Manchester (UK). Gaston Browne is post graduate trained with a first degree in banking, a degree programme he completed in record time and graduated within the top twenty of several thousand students.

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Freundel Stuart

Honourable Freundel Stuart

Prime Minister of Barbados

AGE: 63 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 27 April 1951

MARITAL STATUS: Single

EDUCATION:

  • 1971 - 1975: B.A. (Hons.) Political Science and History, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill
  • 1977 - 1980: LL.B (Hons.), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill
  • 1980 - 1982: LL.M. Public International Law, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill
  • 1982 - 1984: Legal Education Certificate, (Hugh Wooding Law School)

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Dean Oliver Barrow

Honourable Dean Oliver Barrow

Prime Minister of Belize

AGE: 64 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: February 9, 1967

MARITAL STATUS: Married

EDUCATION:

  • 1973: LLB , University of the West Indies, Cave Hill
  • 1975: Certificate of Legal Education, Norman Manley Law School, Mona
  • 1981: L.M. and M.A. International Relations, University of Miami, School of Law

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Roosevelt Skerrit

Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit

Prime Minister of Dominica

AGE: 42 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 8 June 1972

MARITAL STATUS: Married

EDUCATION:

  • 1990-1992: Clifton Dupigny Community College (now The Dominica State College)
  • 1994-1995: New Mexico State University
  • 1995-1997: B.A. Philosophy and English, University of Mississippi

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Keith Mitchell

The Honourable Dr. Keith Mitchell

Prime Minister of Grenada

AGE: 69 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: November 12, 1946

MARITAL STATUS: Married

EDUCATION:

  • 1971- Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics and Chemistry
  • 1975- Masters Degree from Howard University
  • 1979- Doctorate in Mathematics and Statistics from the American University

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Donald Ramotar

His Excellency Donald Ramotar

President of Guyana

AGE: 64 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 22 October 1950

MARITAL STATUS: Married

EDUCATION:

  • BSc (Economics), University of Guyana

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Joseph Martelly

His Excellency Michel Joseph Martelly

President of Haiti

AGE: 54 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 12 February 1961

MARITAL STATUS: Married

PROFESSION:

  • Musician, Composer

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Donaldson Romeo

The Honourable Donaldson Romeo

Premier of Montserrat

AGE: 53 Years

BORN: 1962

Romeo was a candidate for the Montserrat Democratic Party in the 2006 general elections. He ran in the 2009 elections as an independent, and was elected. In 2011 he became Leader of the Opposition. On 30 April 2014 Romeo established the People's Democratic Movement (PDM) in order to contest the upcoming elections. The elections saw the PDM win seven of the nine seats in the Legislative Council, becoming the ruling party.

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Kenny D. Anthony

Dr. The Honourable Kenny D. Anthony

Prime Minister of St. Lucia

AGE: 64 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: January 8, 1951

MARITAL STATUS: Married

Kenny Davis Anthony, born January 8, 1951, is a Saint Lucian politician who has been Prime Minister of Saint Lucia since 2011, a post he held from 1997 to 2006. As leader of the Saint Lucia Labour Party, he was Leader of the Opposition from 2006 to 2011 and returned to office as Prime Minister on 30 November 2011 following the 2011 election.

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Timothy Sylvester Harris

The Right Honourable Dr. Timothy Sylvester Harris

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis

AGE: 51 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 14 January 1964

MARITAL STATUS: Married

Dr. the Hon. Timothy Sylvester Harris, born 1964 in Tabernacle, Saint Kitts, served as the foreign minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis from August 10, 2001 to January 25, 2013. Harris established the People's Labour Party (PLP) in 2013. In the buildup to the 2015 general elections the PLP formed the Team Unity alliance with the People's Action Movement and the Concerned Citizens' Movement. The alliance won the elections, and Harris became the third Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis on 16 February. He succeeded the incumbent Denzil Douglas who served a historic 20-year tenure.

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Ralph E. Gonsalves

Dr. The Honourable Ralph E. Gonsalves

Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

AGE: 68 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: August 8, 1946

MARITAL STATUS: Married

Ralph Everard Gonsalves, born 8 August 1946, is the Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and leader of the Unity Labour Party (ULP). He became Prime Minister after his party won a majority government in the 2001 general election. He is the first Prime Minister from the newly constructed ULP, following a merger of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Labour Party and the Movement for National Unity.

Ralph E. Gonsalves

His Excellency Desi Bouterse

President of Suriname

AGE: 69 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 13 October 1945

MARITAL STATUS: Married

Desiré Delano "Dési" Bouterse, born 13 October 1945, is a Surinamese politician who has been President of Suriname since 2010. From 1980 to 1987 he was Suriname's de facto leader when the country was under military rule. Bouterse is the chairman of the Surinamese political combination Megacombinatie (Megacombination) and the leader of the National Democratic Party (NDP), which is part of the Megacombination. On 19 July 2010, Bouterse was elected as President of Suriname with 36 of 50 parliament votes and on 12 August 2010 he was inaugurated.

Kamla Persad-Bissessar

Honourable Kamla Persad-Bissessar

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago

AGE: 62 Years

DATE OF BIRTH: 22 April 1952

MARITAL STATUS: Married

Kamla Persad-Bissessar SC, MP, born 22 April 1952 in Siparia, is the seventh Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, the sixth person to hold this position. Inaugurated on 26 May 2010, she is the country's first female Prime Minister. Persad-Bissessar is the political leader of the United National Congress and leads the People's Partnership, a coalition of three parties, formed for the general election of 24 May 2010. She was the first woman to serve as Attorney General, acting Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition of Trinidad and Tobago.