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Doing Business in Trinidad & Tobago, Jamaica & Bermuda: FCIB’s Executive Development Webinar Series
March 07 2012  9.00am - 10.00am


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Date: March 7, 2012
Time: 09: 00am EST – What time is this for me?

Webinar at a glance:

This 1-day webinar will provide you with need-to-know information, tips and resources on how to effectively conduct business in Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and Bermuda. The instructor will begin with an introduction to the country and culture, followed by a description of how to effectively do business with customers and ensure payment, mitigate risks on credit sales into Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and Bermuda, and what steps can be taken against buyers who default. At the end of the webinar, there will be an opportunity to get answers to any questions you may still have.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Cultural Overview
  • Legal Issues
    • Local Laws
    • Civil Procedure in Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and Bermuda
  • Credit Management Risks
    • How to Maximize Recovery by Minimizing Risk
  • Common Pitfalls
  • Recommendations


Albert V. Knowles, Barrister at Law, Regional Director – Caribbean, Global Credit Solutions

KnowlesAlbert V. Knowles has spent 26 years in the collection industry, now serving as Regional Director Caribbean for Global Credit Solutions "GCS group," the world's largest credit management networks with partners in over 90 countries. He serves as Consultant & Chairman of three privately-owned companies in Trinidad & Tobago (now employing over 100 direct employees in the AV Knowles Group). The AV Knowles Group specializes in debt collections and credit information reporting with the largest online databases of credit delinquencies (consumer and business profiles) in Trinidad and Tobago.

Previously, Albert worked as Managing Director of T. Geddes Grant in Trinidad and Tobago and Regional Legal Advisor for Texaco Trinidad Limited.



Registration Fees

FCIB Member: Non-Member:
(total for all sessions)
(total for all sessions)

Registration Fees Include:

  • One telephone and web connection at one physical location

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Registration fees, less a $50 processing fee will be refunded for written cancellations received 7 days before the program start date. No refunds for cancellations within 7 days of the program start date. Substitutions are permitted.

Certificate of Attendance

Participants who attend this webinar will receive a Certificate of Attendance. For additional participants from the same company as the main registrant, please use this form.

*All additional participants must be received before the start of the webinar to receive the Certificate.

Webinar Access

Instructions to join the Webinar will be sent to the main registrant's email address the day before.

Remember! please log-in at least 15 minutes prior to the webinar commencing to ensure ample time for technical assistance if needed.

Accreditation Points

Participants earn 2 Education and 2 Participation Points towards the International Certified Credit Executive (ICCE) certification/recertification.