Mr. Patrick A. Ferreira is an experienced insurance and business executive who spent most of his career with the Furness Trinidad Group of Companies. He served as a Director of the Deposit Insurance Corporation ( a subsidiary of the Central Bank of Trinidad & Tobago ) during the period 2002-2008. In December 2017 he joined the Board of the National Insurance Board of Trinidad & Tobago as a Government Representative where he also serves on the Audit, Risk and Compliance, the Nominations and Governance and Actuarial Review Board Committees. He also joined the board of Trinidad & Tobago NGL Limited (a subsidiary of the National Gas Company of Trinidad & Tobago listed on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange.) and serves on the Audit Committee.
Mr. Ferreira is currently Chief Executive Officer at Furness Rentals Limited and Property Director at Furness Trinidad Limited.
Versed and accomplished in the areas of Insurance, Law, Management and Arbitration, Mr. Ferreira is a Chartered Fellow of the United Kingdom’s Chartered Management Institute; an Associate of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, an Associate of the American Bar Association and a full member of the London Court of International Arbitration.
Mr. Ferreira a past student of St. Anthony’s College, holds a Certificate in Law (CertCE) from Essex University in London and is internationally certified as an Arbitrator and Master Negotiator with the ADR Register/ Global Network Group which is ISO 9001:2008 certified by Lloyds Register.