Tracy-Ann Spence is the Vice President – Investments at NCB Capital Markets Limited, which is the Wealth Management, Asset Management and Investment Banking arm of the NCB Financial Group; Jamaica’s largest and most profitable financial institution. She holds responsibility for over US$2 billion in investment assets and is responsible for developing and implementing strategies aimed at growing investment income. Her investment portfolios span the region, including subsidiaries in: Jamaica, Cayman, Barbados and Trinidad. She has had repeated success in delivering superior results in an ever-changing financial market, with expertise in managing financial negotiations and asset management strategies for enhanced profitability and growth. Her experience covers industries such as: Securities, Banking, General Insurance, Life Insurance and Pension Fund management.
Specializing in the areas of asset management, trading, and insurance, she has been employed to the NCB Financial Group for 15 years and counts a BSc in Applied Mathematics from York University in Toronto, an MBA in Banking and Finance (with distinction) from the University of the West Indies and a Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification from the Project Management Institute among her educational achievements.
Tracy-Ann is an avid supporter of life-enhancing opportunities for young people and values her role as a mentor to young adults. She has been a mentor in the Youth Upliftment Through Employment programme and taught adult literacy with the Adult Learning Centre and Jamaica Foundation for Lifelong Learning for a few years.
She enjoys imparting her knowledge and is able to do this through her position as an adjunct lecturer at the Mona School of Business, University of the West Indies, where she has lectured in Financial Management for the past 5 years in the MBA and EMBA programs. She is also a Learning Partner at NCB’s Corporate Learning Campus where she teaches Portfolio and Investment Management.
In the next few years she would like to continue furthering her career and educating others. She is looking forward to networking and connecting with other like-minded professionals, and to gaining the recognition and credibility of being a member.