Joseph M. Matalon
Joseph M. Matalon, CD is the Chairman of First Angels Jamaica Limited and a Founding Member of FirstAngelsJA. He is the Chairman of ICD Group Limited, and its subsidiaries CGM Gallagher Group Limited and British Caribbean Insurance Company Limited. He is a director of West Indies Home Contractors Limited, WIHCON Properties Limited, Prime Asset Management Limited, Matalon Homes Limited, the US based International Youth Foundation (IYF) and Advantage Communications Inc., among others. He chairs the boards of the Development Bank of Jamaica and YUTE Limited and is Chairman of the Board of Governors of Hillel Academy in Kingston, Jamaica
JJ Geewax is an engineer at Google and a Founding Director of First Angels Jamaica Limited. He is a Founding Member of FirstAngelsJA.
Mrs. Melanie M. Subratie
Musson Group Limited
Mrs. Melanie M. Subratie is Vice Chairman of the Musson Group Limited, Chairman at Transactions E-Pins Ltd. and a Managing Director at Productive Business Solutions Ltd. She is on the Board of Directors at Seprod Ltd., General Accident Insurance Co. Jamaica Ltd., Facey Commodity Co. Ltd., and Eppley Ltd. Ms. Subratie was previously employed as a Principal by DeHavilland Information Services Plc and a Principal by Deloitte & Touche LLP UK. She received her undergraduate degree from the London School of Economics & Political Science.
Keith Duncan is a Founding Director of First Angels Jamaica Limited and a Founding Member of FirstAngelsJA. He is the Chairman of Jamaica Money Market Brokers Limited at (JMMB).
Jamaica Venture Fund
Wayne Sutherland is the Managing Director of the Jamaica Venture Fund. He has been an Angel Investor since 2009 investing in entities in the ICT, manufacturing and financial services sectors.
Sandra Glasgow is the Founder and Managing Director of BizTactics Limited. She is a Founding Member of Jamaica’s first Angel Investor Network, FirstAngelsJA and a Mentor to business enablers on the Accelerate Caribbean project. A graduate of the University of the West Indies, she holds a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Masters Degree in Business Administration, with a specialisation in the Management of Technology. Mrs. Glasgow was Jamaica’s Eisenhower Fellow in 2000. She currently serves on the Boards of Directors of the National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited, Jamaica’s largest bank; a young technology company, eMedia Interactive Limited, two companies listed on the Jamaica Stock Exchange: Caribbean Producers Jamaica Limited and Medical Disposables & Supplies Limited, two not-for-profit organisations: Youth Upliftment Through Employment (YUTE), Dress for Success Jamaica and Hillel Academy. She is also a Trustee of three Pension Funds and Mentor to several SMEs.
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Meet Michael Claire, CEO of LoanCirrus Limited, a cloud-based lending management software. LoanCirrus’ connection with FAJ is a little different from the other companies that have received investment, in that Michael is actually an associate member of the angel network. #FAJ