Our Team


PanJam Board of Directors


PANJAM Investment Limited is guided by nine leaders in the fields of venture capital, financial industry, accounting, banking, and auditing.



An architect by training, Mr. Stephen Facey is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PANJAM Investment Limited since April 2013, and Chairman of Jamaica Property Company Limited (JPCo), one of Jamaica's leading property management companies. A graduate of Rice University and University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Facey brings over 30 years' experience to the Board. He is a director of Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited, Panacea Insurance Company Limited, Chukka Caribbean Adventures Limited, the National Gallery, New Kingston Civic Association, Kingston Restoration Company Limited, Boys’ Town Infant and Primary School and is a member of the National Cruise Council formed in 2016. Mr. Facey is the Director of the Jamaica Developers Association and a member of the Jamaica Institute of Architects.




Mr. Paul Hanworth joined the Board of PANJAM Investment Limited in April 2013. He is the Chief Operating Officer having previously served as Chief Financial Officer. He is an entrepreneur with over 30 years of international experience in financial and strategic leadership having founded Jamaica's first speciality fine wine business in 2004 which he sold in 2012. Prior to joining PANJAM, he worked with KPMG in the USA and England for 14 years; with Diageo in the USA and South Africa for nine years; and with Mechala Group (now ICD Group) in Jamaica for six years. Mr. Hanworth is both a Certified Public Accountant (USA) and a Chartered Accountant (England & Wales), and holds an MSc. in Management from the Hartford Graduate Centre and a M.A. (Hons) in Classics from Cambridge University.  He is also a director of British Caribbean Insurance Company Limited, as well as a number of other Jamaican privately held companies.




Mr. Richard Byles served as President and Chief Executive Officer of PANJAM Investment Trust from 1991 to February 2004. He is President and Chief Executive Officer of Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited (SLJ). His experience and expertise spans across the financial industry to include Life, Health and General Insurance; Asset and Investment Management; Banking; Pension Administration; and Re-Insurance Management. Mr Byles is a member of the Executive Committee of Sagicor Financial Corporation, the parent company of SLJ. Mr Byles is Chairman of Desnoes & Geddes Limited, Sagicor Life of Cayman Island Limited and a Director of Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited.




Mr. Paul Facey has been Vice President, Investments of PANJAM Investment Limited since 2004. He brings to the PANJAM Board substantial experience in the trading, manufacturing, and financial operations of the PANJAM Group of Companies over the last 18 years. Mr. Facey sits on the Boards of Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited, and Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited where he is a member of the Investment and Audit Committees.




Mr. Donovan Perkins is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited (formerly Pan Caribbean Financial Services Limited) and has been a director of Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited since 1993. Mr Perkins returned to Jamaica in 1993 after gaining experience at Bank of America’s Corporate Banking Division in Florida. Under his leadership, the company has grown through a series of mergers and acquisitions into a diversified financial services group. Mr. Perkins is a Director of Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited and Jamaica Producers Group and has served as Chairman of the Jamaica Stock Exchange; a Director of  Jamaica Producers Group Limited; public sector as Deputy Chairman of the National Water Commission, and as a Director of Jamaica Social Investment Fund and National Insurance Fund. In the private sector, he has served as Vice President of both the Jamaica Bankers Association and the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica and as a Director of the Jamaica Exporters Association.




Since 2009, Mr. Pragnell has been a member of the Board of PANJAM Investment Limited. He is the Chief Executive Officer of the CGM Gallagher Group, the largest insurance broker and risk management group in the English-speaking Caribbean, with operations in Jamaica, Barbados, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenada. Mr. Pragnell originally trained in insurance as a Lloyd's Broker in the City of London and also has experience in mergers and acquisitions. He is one of the founding directors of Panacea Insurance Company, the group's captive insurance vehicle domiciled in St. Lucia.  He is a past president of the Jamaica Insurance Brokers Association and also has experience in banking.




Mrs. Moss is a Management Consultant and Chartered Business Valuator with Sierra Associates, an independent advisory and business valuation firm that she established in 1993. She was appointed to the Board in August 2010, and chairs the Audit  and Governance Committees. Mrs. Moss serves on the Boards of Jamaica Producers Group, Assurance Brokers Jamaica Limited, JN General Insurance Company Limited where she is Deputy Chairman, Jamaica National Building Society and Kingston Wharves Limited.  She is a trustee of the Violence Prevention Alliance and a member of the Finance Committee of the Archdiocese of Kingston. Mrs. Moss is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators and a graduate of the University of the West Indies and McGill University.




Mr. Ian Parsard is the Vice President of the Finance and Energy for the Jamaica Broilers Group Limited, one of the Caribbean's most successful vertically integrated agro-processing entities. With over 20 years of expertise in Finance and Information Technology, Mr. Parsard continues to exercise his prudent business acumen as a member of the Group's Executive team in the development and execution of the company's strategic plan and was instrumental in the company's successful foray into the ethanol industries in 2007.  He was appointed to the Board in August 2011 and currently serves as a Director on the Board of Jamaica Broilers Group Limited, the Mustard Seed Agricultural Program and the Caymanas Track Limited in addition to serving as the President of the JBG Cooperative Credit Union.  A past Jamaica Scholar (1985) and a Chartered Accountant, Mr. Parsard also holds a MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business, graduating with highest honours as the Palmer Scholar.




Mr. Christopher Barnes joined the Board in December 2012 and is the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of the newly merged RJR Communications Group. He serves as Managing Director of the The Gleaner Company Limited having joined them in 2007 after working for 10 years with Alcan Inc (now Rio Tinto Alcan).  He is a graduate of Boston University in the United States and McGill University in Canada. Mr. Barnes serves on the boards of Ocho Rios Beach Limited, Jamaican National Life Insurance, CANA (Barbados) and CMC (Barbados) and various subsidiaries of the Gleaner Company Limited.  He is Chairman of PALS Jamaica Limited, Media Association Jamaica Limited and is the Honourary Secretary of the PSOJ Executive Committee.


Senior Management Team

Stephen B. Facey - Chairman & Chief Executive Officer  |  Paul Hanworth - Chief Operating Officer  |  Paul A. B. Facey - Chief Investment Officer  |  Stephen Phillibert - Chief Financial Officer  

Karen Vaz - Group Vice President, Human Resources & Information Technology | Joanna Banks - Vice President, New Business Development & Strategy  |  Camelia Nelson - Group Financial Controller  |  Claudette Ashman-Ivey - Group Treasury Manager

Subsidiary - Jamaica Property Company Limited

Sam C. Cooper - General Manager  |  Sonia T. Sykes - Marketing Manager