Audrey Richards


Audrey Richards is a Consultant with the Development Bank of Jamaica, with responsibility for the development of the ecosystem for Venture Capital and Private Equity in Jamaica. She has held executive leadership positions in the Jamaican capital markets and has consulted for both private and public sector institutions, including the Inter-American Development Bank, Bank of Jamaica, Jamaica Stock Exchange, and the Financial Services Commission.

Ms. Richards sits on the Boards of British Caribbean Insurance Company Limited, Caribbean Mezzanine Fund 1, St. Andrew High School Foundation and the Board of  Governors of the St. Andrew High School.

She holds an MBA (Finance) from the De Groote Graduate School of Business, McMaster University, Canada, and a BSc (Special Chemistry) from the University of the West Indies, Mona. 

Scotiabank Board Details

Chair: Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Company Limited (SJLIC), since August 16, 2018; Scotia Investments Jamaica Limited, Audit & Conduct Review Committee, since April 5, 2017; SJLIC, Investment, Loan & Risk Committee, since May 9, 2018

Director: Scotia Investments Jamaica Limited (SIJL), since April 5, 2017; Scotia Group Jamaica Limited & The Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Limited, since May 4, 2018

Member: BNSJ & SGJ Audit & Conduct Review Committee; SJLIC, Audit Committee and Conduct Review Committee