Philomena Lee has been the General Manager, Eastern Caribbean Automated Clearing House since September 2014. She has over 50 years’ experience in the financial services industry operating at the national, regional and international markets with over 40 years being at the Senior Management and Executive level. She has occupied roles within the Caricom Region and Canada in retail, corporate, treasury, payments, risk and human resource management accounting and operational banking. She has also been on the Boards of Commercial Banking and Financial Service Institutions, Regional Automated Clearing Houses and Automated Teller Machines networks.
Prior to her current role, she was the Director of Strategic Business Projects at a major international bank. During this time, she led teams at the local and regional level across 16 countries as well as people located in North America and India. She has lead the development of centralised operations, merger operations and Business Solutions and Processes using innovative technology applications. She has received training and is certified in Foreign Exchange Control, Six Sigma Processes as well as Business Architecture.
Mrs. Lee is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, London, England and a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Bankers. She obtained the Chartered Director (C. Dir.) designation from The Caribbean Governance Training Institute in 2021.