Joanna Charles


Joanna Charles

Ms. Charles is the General Manager of Antigua Commercial Bank Ltd. now trading as ACB Caribbean, the second largest Indigenous Commercial Bank in Antigua & Barbuda.  Ms. Charles has a wealth of experience having last held the position of Deputy Managing Director at Bank of St. Lucia.  She also has extensive regional experience having served on regional boards in the capacity of Director & Chairman of the Caribbean Credit Card Corporation and Director of Grace Kennedy Insurance (GKI EC).

Ms. Charles is the immediate past Chair of the Caribbean association of Banks (CAB) and also served on the ECCU Bankers Association as Vice President.

Ms. Charles holds a Bachelor’s of Science (hons) Degree in Banking & Financial Services from the University of Manchester and Masters of Business Administration in Finance from the Manchester Business School. She is also an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, now known as the Institute of Financial Services (IFS) UK. Ms. Charles is an accredited Director (CSI Canada).

Ms. Charles is a past president of the Rotary Club of St. Lucia (2017/2018) and enjoys hiking, interior decorating and photography.