The immediate past CEO of HFC bank, Mr. Robert Le Hunte has been sworn in as Senator and Minister of Public Utilities in The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Mr. Le Hunte who was sworn in at the President’s House on Thursday 24, August 2017 will be responsible for business of the government, including the administration of the departments under that ministry.
Mr. Le Hunte is a graduate of Economics of the University of Western Ontario, Canada.
He holds an MBA from the University of Manchester, UK and an MSc. in Accounting from the University of West Indies.
He has been an Executive Director at HFC Bank Ghana Limited since April 2013 and its Executive Director of Risk Management until April 2015.
He was also Managing Director from April 2015 to August 21, 2017.
Mr. Le Hunte is a former General Manager of Special Projects of Republic Bank Limited and Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Barbados National Bank Inc.
He has held the position of Chief Executive Officer of Barbados National Bank and served as Director at Barbados National Bank Inc & subsidiaries.
He also functioned as a Director of National Enterprises Limited from June 1, 2012 to November 2013.
He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago.