Leo Williams is the Managing Director of this private equity fund launched in 2021 for the Caricom region.
Mr. Williams is a seasoned investment professional with 25 years of experience in Investment and Business Consulting in the Caribbean and in the USA.
Prior to joining SEAF, he founded Williams & Associates Investments, an investment advisory firm focused on raising capital for firms in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean region. He is a former executive and International Business Development Manager of Jamaica Money Market Brokers Limited (JMMB), integral in the establishment of JMMB in the Dominican Republic a and a former Director of the Jamaican Stock Exchange.
Mr. Williams has also led several divisions within General Electric USA and Spain and was a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. Fluent in Spanish and is studied in his knowledge of Latin America and the Caribbean region. Mr. Williams has assisted companies to launch and grow globally, including into non-English speaking markets.
He holds a BSc. in Engineering from Princeton University, an MSc. in Engineering, MA in International Studies and an MBA from Wharton School of Business all from the University of Pennsylvania.