General Legal Counsel and Corporate Secretary

    An accomplished Attorney-at-Law and Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, Tasha Manley was appointed Corporate Secretary of The Jamaica National Group in February 2024.  She retains her duties as General Legal Counsel and will continue to report to Hon. Earl Jarrett, CEO.

    Miss Manley joined the Jamaica National Building Society as Executive for Compliance in 2011, responsible to lead the global Anti-Money Laundering programme and the broader regulatory compliance framework for the JN Group.   She was appointed General Legal Counsel in 2016.

    Former Crown Counsel in the Attorney General’s Department, Miss Manley has represented the Government of Jamaica in all local courts and has appeared before the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in the UK on two occasions. She has worked as an International Fellow at the Commodities Futures Trading Commission in Washington DC.

    Miss Manley is a Certified Anti Money (CAM) Laundering Specialist and holds a Legal Education Certificate from the Norman Manley Law School, a Bachelor of Laws and the BSc in Political Science (First Class Honours) from The University of the West Indies.  She has also completed the Chartered Banker MBA.

    She is a member of the UK Chartered Banker Institute, the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists, the UK Money Transmitters Association and the Jamaica Banker’s Association Compliance Committee.  She has also served as a Director on a number of public sector Boards, including the Development Bank of Jamaica, chairing the Board’s Audit Committee; the Chase Fund (later serving as Corporate Secretary); the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority and the Water Resources Authority.