Canadian-Jamaican Billionaire Investor and Philanthropist, Hon. Michael Lee-Chin O.J., Chairman of the Economic Growth Council in Jamaica, was the Special Guest Speaker at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, co-hosted by the Jamaican Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta (JAMCHAM). Mr Lee-Chin is the Chairman of Portland Holdings Inc., a privately-held investment company which owns a collection of diversified operating companies; and Chairman of the National Commercial Bank of Jamaica.

At the helm, Mr. Lee-Chin has established investment philosophies and guiding principles for each of the companies under Portland. They are committed to “Building Strong Indigenous Businesses” under the mantra of “Prosperitas Cum Caritate” – which in Latin means “not only do well but also do good”

Sylvia McClure, President of JAMCHAM, along with Dr. David Panton, Chairman, was among many in attendance where they presented Lee-Chin with a special presentation on behalf of JAMCHAM.