Special Advisor to the CEO
Allan Lewis was reassigned as Special Advisor to the CEO of The Jamaica National Group in May 2022.
An astute, dynamic and experienced financial services professional, he joined JN Fund Managers as Managing Director in October 2016. His 30-year career has spanned a wide variety of financial markets, and he has an excellent track record of developing and leading teams to achieve results.
Prior to joining JN Fund Managers, Allan worked with several local financial institutions, where he gained vast experience in asset management; enterprise financial risk management, mergers and acquisitions, as well as wealth management, money transfer, pension funds management and administration services.
Allan is an Associate of the Society of Actuaries. He achieved a BSc (Hons), Actuarial Science degree from Western University, Ontario, Canada, as well as an MBA, Actuarial Science and the Ed.M., Urban Education degrees from Temple University, Philadelphia, USA. He received USAID and Commonwealth scholarships to pursue his graduate studies.
He is a director of the St. Lucia based Consolidated Foods Limited that operates supermarkets in St. Lucia and St. Vincent and is Chairman of the Jamaica Racing Commission/Betting Gaming & Lotteries Commission Pension Fund.
He has served as Chairman of the Pension Funds Association of Jamaica, and led the advocacy body to improve the relationship and communication with its regulators. Up until June 2016, he served as Chairman of the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE), focusing the organisation to maximize shareholder value. During his tenure as Chairman, the JSE was recognized by Bloomberg as the number one performing stock market index in the world in 2015.
Allan is deeply involved in his community. He currently serves as Chairman of the Operations Committee of the Professional Football Association of Jamaica, is a member of the Kiwanis Club of North St. Andrew and continues to mentor final year students at The University of the West Indies.