Head – Health, Safety, Security and Environment


George Kates has over ten years of experience in the energy sector and joined the team in 2003. His overall responsibilities here at the Company includes Corporate Security, Loss Reduction, Occupational Health and Safety and Environmental Management.

He has served as a Commissioned Officer (Major) in the Jamaica Defence Force and was the Director of Safety, Security and Occupational Health at Airports Authority of Jamaica.

Mr. Kates holds an ASC Agriculture from the College Of Agriculture, Science & Education (CASE); a Bachelor’s of Science in Management and Accounting from the University of the West Indies and a Master of Science Corporate Security Management from the Cranfield University in the UK.

George loves golfing, deep sea fishing and hiking in his personal time.