Mr. Robert Perkins, MBA
Mr. Robert Parkins is the Managing Director of LASCO Manufacturing Limited and sits on the Board of LASCO Distributors Limited as a Non-Executive Director as of February 1, 2016. He joined the Company in the capacity of General Manager in March 2015 and in September 2015 he was elected to be a Director and was appointed the Managing Director of LASCO Manufacturing Limited. He has a strong background in engineering and construction as well as extensive experience in the manufacturing industry.
Prior to joining LASCO’s team, Mr. Parkins was the General Manager of Health Brands Limited, A Senior Project Officer at the University of the West Indies (U.W.I.), General Manager of Jamaica Producers Group Limited (JP Foods), Managing Director of Salada Foods Jamaica Limited, Engineering Manager at Cigarette Company of Jamaica and Project Manager at the Seprod Group of Companies.
Mr. Parkins holds an MBA from the Nova Southeastern University, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of the West Indies (UWI), a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies, and a Certificate in Project Formulation, Appraisal and Management from the Administrative Staff College.