Mckoy’s Business News – The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) has announced the appointment of Deputy Governor in
charge of its Research and Economic Programming Division, and Financial Stability, Dr.
Wayne Robinson, as the new Senior Deputy Governor, effective October 1, 2020.
A statement from the BOJ on Thursday (July 16) indicated that Dr. Robinson’s
appointment by Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr.. Nigel Clarke, is in keeping
with the recommendation of the institution’s Board of Directors, and pursuant to the Bank of
He will succeed John Robinson, who demits the post he held for seven of the over 35
years spent at the BOJ, after his contract expires on September 30, 2020.
As a career central banker for more than 30 years, Dr. Robinson has served in several
capacities at the BOJ, rising through the ranks from clerk in the Information Systems
Department to his current position as Deputy Governor.