Senator Aubyn Hill has over 35 years working experience in the private sector. As an international banker,he has lived in nine countries and one business in more than 115.
During his 21 years as a banker in the Middle East, Hill assisted in and led the restructuring of two major banks — Burgan Bank in Kuwait and the National Bank of Oman. Starting in 2002, he also led the management team that completed the successful turnaround of one of the largest banks in the Caribbean, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB). In 19 months Hill and his team moved NCB’s stock price from $5.51 when he joined to J$31.70.
Between December 2005 and October 2011 Hill led the divestment team which successful divested the loss-making, government-owned sugar assets which consisted of five sugar factories and six estates.
Aubyn Hill sits on various private and public sector corporate boards.
In March 2016, Prime Minister Andrew Holness appointed Aubyn Hill to the Senate and he was subsequently elected as Deputy President of the Senate. The Prime Minister also appointed Senator Hill as non-resident High Commissioner for Jamaica to India. In October 2017 Hill was chosen as the CEO of the Prime Minister’s Economic Growth Council.
Aubyn Hill speaks on finance, business management and economics at local and international conferences.
His academic qualifications include an MBA which he earned from Harvard Business School.