Mrs. Shullette Cox became President of Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) on February 13, 2023, marking a remarkable journey from her beginnings as a JAMPRO intern over 20 years ago. Her dynamic leadership and unwavering dedication are focused on driving JAMPRO’s mission to promote exports, investments and Jamaica’s overall growth, shaping a prosperous future for the nation.
Previously, Mrs. Cox served as Vice President of the Research, Advocacy, and Project Implementation Division (RAPID), where she skillfully managed crucial national programs such as the National Competitiveness Council (NCC), the National Investment Policy (NIP), and the Jamaica Business Gateway (JBG). Her tenure has seen her driving pivotal government reforms that have elevated Jamaica’s global business ranking, particularly the significant leap from 21st to 6th place worldwide for starting a business.
With diverse qualifications, including certification as a change management practitioner, gazetted court mediator, and training in finance and estate planning, Mrs. Cox’s influence extends beyond JAMPRO. She contributes as a respected board member for various institutions, such as the Jamaica Special Economic Zone Authority (JSEZA), the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), and the Jamaica International Financial Services Authority (JIFSA).