Cleviston Haynes, Acting Governor, Central Bank of Barbados

  • Mr. Cleviston L. Haynes, M.A. (Econ)

Mr. Haynes, the Acting governor, Central Bank of Barbados, is a graduate of the University of the West Indies and the University of Western Ontario.

He joined the Central Bank in 1980 as an Economist and has served the Bank in several capacities, including Chief Economist, Adviser to the Governor, Director, Bank Supervision Department and most recently as Deputy Governor.

Mr. Haynes represents the Bank on the boards of the Barbados Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Barbados Stock Exchange, and previously was a member of the Anti-Money Laundering Authority of Barbados.

He has also served as Technical Assistant to the Executive Director for Canada, Ireland and the Caribbean at the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) during the period 1987-1989.

Most recently, as Chairman of the Regional Financial Stability Coordinating Council (RFSCC), he has been a key resource in the preparation of the Caribbean Regional Financial Stability Report.

Mr. Haynes has authored a number of academic papers in local and international publications, including papers on monetary policy and financial sector issues, and debt management in the Barbados economy.

February 2017

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