Noel daCosta, CD
Noel daCosta has provided leadership to several local and international organisations including, Petrojam Ltd, the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, the Jamaica Institution of Engineers, the Jamaica Debates Commission, the Caribbean Breweries Association, the Master Brewers Association of the Americas, United Way of Jamaica, and the Caribbean Council of United Way Worldwide. He has also has served on numerous boards in the private and public sectors, and
Mr daCosta is a founding partner in the Jentech Group of engineering companies and a consultant with decades of experience in Corporate Relations, technical and engineering leadership. He has worked in the beverage industry for many years, in roles including, Corporate Relations Director (Central America and the Caribbean) for Diageo Plc, as well as Engineering Manager, Brewmaster, and Technical Director for the Red Stripe Brewery.
Mr daCosta holds postgraduate degrees in Engineering, Business Administration and Insurance, and is a Fellow of the Jamaica Institution of Engineers (JIE), as well as the Institution of Chemical Engineers (UK).
In 2012, he was appointed by the Government of Jamaica to the Order of Distinction in the Rank of Commander (CD), for his contribution to engineering and manufacturing.