The 24th Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lecture, which will be held at the Sir Cecil Jacobs Auditorium, ECCB Headquarters, St Kitts and Nevis on 6 November, will focus on “Confronting the Fourth Industrial Revolution”.
Cecil Allan St Jules, banking professional with over 20 years of experience in the banking and securities industry, will deliver the lecture.
St Jules is a national of Saint Lucia and graduate of Howard University. St Jules has an in-depth understanding of the US Bond Market and played a key role in reconciling US bond clearing and repo settlement issues post the events of 11 September 2001. Currently, he is the Managing Consultant for Aponia Data Solutions and Co-founder of PeaEye 7 Marketing International.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) began hosting the Annual Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lecture series in 1996, in honour of the memory of Sir Arthur Lewis, Nobel Laureate in Economics, who made a significant contribution to Caribbean regional integration.
Following the lecture, Governor of the ECCB, Timothy N. J. Antoine, will present the Inaugural ECCU Bank of the Year Awards, which recognises the contribution of commercial banks licensed by the ECCB to the communities and people they serve.
Deputy Governor of the ECCB, Trevor Brathwaite, will also present the 11th Annual Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Book Award to the Dominica State College.