Furness Trinidad Announce Mr John B C Martin as Chairman Emeritus

October 4th, 2023    |   Related To: Furness Group of Companies

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John B C Martin CA FCA, Chairman Emeritus
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Furness Trinidad takes pleasure in announcing that the Board of the parent company Furness Trinidad Limited yesterday named Mr John B C Martin as Chairman Emeritus.

He holds the distinction of joining Mr Ignatius S Ferreira who also serves in that honorary capacity.

One may ask, what is a Chairman Emeritus?                                 

It’s  an Honorary position bestowed on a former Chairman  who served with distinction and has contributed immensely to the success of the organisation.

Mr Martin Joined the Furness Group in  1966 as Group Accountant and held many executive positions Including Corporate Secretary, Finance Director, Group Joint Managing Director, Group Deputy Chairman and Chairman of several subsidiaries.

At 92, he continues to serve the group effectively and faithfully as a non-executive Director on the boards of Furness Trinidad Limited and Furness Anchorage General Insurance Limited.

“I am sure you all join me in congratulating Mr Martin on attaining this honourable status and look forward to many more years of service from him”.

William A Ferreira
Holdings Chairman and Group CEO