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Directors and Officers

Board of Directors

The management of The Belize Bank Limited is vested in the Board of Directors:

The directors are re-appointed on an annual basis by the shareholders in General Meeting or by the directors from time to time to fill a casual vacancy or as an addition to the Board.  The current Board of Directors is comprised of:

Mr. Lyndon Guiseppi
Trinidad and Tobago
Executive Chairman
Mr. Filippo Alario
United States of America
Executive Director
Mr. Michael Coye
Belize
Executive Director
Dr. Euric Bobb
Trinidad and Tobago
Independent Non-Executive Deputy Chairman*
Ms. Geraldine Davis Young
Belize
Independent Non-Executive Director*
Dr. Ydahlia Metzgen
Belize
Independent Non-Executive Director*

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for the day to day management of BBL and as a body leads in implementation of BBL’s strategy as approved by the Board of Directors.  It is comprised of the following persons:

Mr. Lyndon Guiseppi

Executive Chairman

A career banker with almost 3 decades of experience, Mr. Guiseppi was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Belize Bank in August 2008. Under his leadership the bank has diversified its portfolio, increased its level of profitability, improved the...

Mr. Filippo Alario

Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Risk Officer

Mr. Filippo Alario is the Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Risk Officer of the Belize Bank. Mr. Alario is responsible for strategic leadership of risk management, including policy setting, governance and reporting. His activities cover implementation of a coordinated...

Mr. Michael Coye

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Coye was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of the Belize Bank in 2014, a role in which he oversees the planning and financial reporting, as well as financial management and regulatory reporting. Mr. Coye joined the Belize Bank...

Mr. Martin Marshalleck

Chief Operations Officer

Mr. Martin Marshalleck joined the Belize Bank in 2005 and currently holds the position of Chief Operations Officer . With over 25 years of banking experience, Mr. Marshalleck was previously employed with both a local bank and an international bank...

Mr. Jose Cardona

Chief Information Officer

Mr. Jose Cardona has worked with The Belize Bank Limited for more than 35 years, and has a comprehensive knowledge of the bank’s operations, especially as they relate to the area of technology where he has worked for more than...

Mr. Desmond Austin

General Manager of Business and Retail Banking Services

Desmond Austin is a career Banker of over 40 years and a fellow of The Institute of Canadian Bankers. He is principally responsible for the development, execution and management of the Bank's commercial strategy and tactical plan. In driving growth...

Mr. Abner Peralta

Company Secretary and Regulatory Compliance

Mr. Peralta is an Attorney-At-Law with over 18 years of experience. Mr. Peralta is currently the Head of Corporate and Regulatory Compliance and the Company Secretary for The Belize Bank Limited. Mr. Peralta holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from...

Mrs. Jacqueline Marshalleck

Chief Legal Officer

Mrs. Marshalleck is responsible for leading the team that provides the Bank with general advice, leadership and direction on legal and compliance matters. She is charged with guiding the Bank’s legal strategy in its drive towards growth and expansion. Her...

Mr. Rony Aguirre

General Manager of Internal Audit

Since February 2016, Mr. Aguirre has held the position of General Manager of Internal Audit responsible for providing direction in the execution of the department’s mission to evaluate the Bank’s risk management mechanisms, control and governance. Mr. Aguirre has over...