Antigua and Barbuda Port Authority
Chairman, PMAC and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Darwin Telemaque was born in the village of Wesley, Dominica.
Mr. Telemaque’s tertiary studies began at the University of the Virgin Islands, and he subsequently continued studies in Management and Marketing at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. He holds a Master’s in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from the Caribbean Maritime University in Jamaica, and his professional designations include Certified Port Executive (C.P.E). He is presently pursuing his Professional Port Manager (PPM) designation from the American Association of Port Authorities and has published a Journal on the Challenges of Transportation within the Caribbean
Mr. Telemaque is employed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Antigua and Barbuda Port Authority, where he is currently overseeing the USD $100 m (one hundred million) redevelopment of the St. John’s Harbour which is near completion. This development represents a major step in regional port and transportation management and will include a comprehensive digital platform, of which the IMO required Maritime Single Window has become a reality and is being considered the basis for further integration across the Port Eco system.
Mr. Telemaque’s many years of training and experience has afforded him opportunities to engage with several regional and international agencies including:
In addition to Chairman of the Port Management Association of the Caribbean (PMAC), Mr. Telemaque is currently Chairman of the Organization of the Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Port Committee, and Vice President, International Committee of Ports of the Organization of the American States (OAS).