Karen Yip Chuck

Republic Bank Limited
General Manager

“As women we have the power to be great leaders. We can serve with empathy and warmth that lights fires in others to succeed. When others succeed, we succeed.’

Karen Yip Chuck is the General Manager, Commercial and Retail Banking, in Republic Bank Ltd and has been a banker for more than 30 years serving in a number of senior management positions within the Bank. She currently serves on the Boards of Republic Bank (Grenada) Limited, Republic Bank (St. Maarten) N.V., Trintrust Limited, London Street Project Company Limited, and the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce. She is a graduate of The University of the West Indies (UWI), the Heriot Watt University of Edinburgh, is a Certified Internal Auditor and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Banking (ACIB). As the General Manager Commercial and Retail Banking, she has oversight of the branch network in Trinidad and Tobago which comprises 40 branches and represents nearly 50% of the 3000 staff in Republic Bank Limited T&T. She is also responsible for the Credit Card Centre which has responsibility for credit card issuing and merchant acquiring in Trinidad and Tobago, and processing for the region.