Mr. Colin Maxwell
Mr. Colin Maxwell was appointed to the Board of Directors of
LASCO Distributors Limited effective from January 26, 2018. Mr.
Maxwell brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the
Board with over 37 years’ experience in Public Accounting. He
has worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers having joined the firm
in 1978 and in 1991 he was admitted partnership.
Mr. Maxwell served as the firm’s Managing Partner, Assurance
Leader, Risk Management Partner and Learning and Education
Partner. On the 1st of July, 2011, he became Jamaica’s Territory
Senior Partner until his retirement on June 30, 2015.
Mr. Maxwell was a pioneer in computer audit in Jamaica, having
been trained as a computer audit specialist in Canada and the
United Kingdom, early in his career. He had also done a short
tour of duty in Canada. Mr. Maxwell is a former member of the
Company’s Law Reform Committee of the Institute of Chartered
Accountants of Jamaica. He has presented papers at seminars
on topics such as computer assisted auditing techniques and
the audit implications of new banking regulations. He has had
extensive experience in leading audit engagements for a wide
range of clients across varying industries.
Mr. Colin Maxwell is a graduate of the College of Arts Science and
Technology (now University of Technology) where he received
a Diploma in Accounting (Hons.). Continuing his studies and
gaining experience, he became a Fellow of the Association of
Chartered Certified Accountants based in the United Kingdom
and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica.