William Mahfood was appointed to the Board of the Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) in July 2006. Prior to joining the JNBS Board, Mr. Mahfood was a Director of JN Small Business Loans Ltd.
On February 1, Mr Mahfood was appointed a member of the Board of the restructured mutual holding company, The Jamaica National Group, as well as the JN Financial Group Limited. He is a Director of Radio Jamaica Ltd., the Gleaner Company (Media) Ltd. and 1834 Investments Ltd.
Mr. Mahfood joined the family business in 1988 and was Managing Director of the Wisynco Group Ltd. from 1994-2013. He was appointed Chairman of the Wisynco Group in January 2014.
He holds the degree of Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering & Management Information Systems from Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts. He is very active in outreach programmes in Spanish Town and its environs, as well as serving on boards of charitable organisations such as Food For The Poor and The Laws Street Trade Training Centre.
In August 2011, he was conferred with the Honorary Doctor of Public Service degree from the Northern Caribbean University. Mr Mahfood served as President of The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica 2014-2015.