Patrick Casserly


Patrick Casserly


Patrick Casserly is a visionary entrepreneur, venture capitalist and pioneering business leader with over twenty years experience operating in global markets. A transformational leader with an extensive background in macro- and micro-economics, business modeling and enterprise design, industry development and expansion, strategic planning, financial and project management.

Patrick Casserly is innovative, inspiring and pioneering; dynamic, charismatic, insightful and compassionate team leader and team builder; thorough; results- and goal-oriented; balanced and adaptable; resourceful; research and data-driven; industry subject matter expert with a proven track record in new business development and scaling-up existing ventures, significantly accelerating enterprise and industry growth towards transforming small business to industry leadership, generating massive employment and achieving multi-million dollar revenues.


  • Ambassador/Special Envoy for Jamaica in the Ministry of Industry, Investment & Commerce of Jamaica since August 2011 responsible for securing new BPO investments to Jamaica
  • Jamaica Observer Business Leader 2003 for innovation and leadership in developing the Jamaican BPO industry, creating over 2,000 jobs in two years and achieving multi-million dollar revenues with Fortune 500 clients; at age 37, the youngest Business Leader Awardee to date
  • Recipient of multiple PSOJ Job Creation Awards
  • JD Power Excellence in Performance/Customer Service Awardee for 2006, 2007 & 2008
  • Honoree, Campion College Hall of Fame
  • Founding Chairman of the Branson School of Entrepreneurship for the Caribbean
  • Member of Advisory Board of MCJ Medicanja Limited
  • Executive Producer of the 2011 hit song Love to Love on The Original Jill Scott from The Vault Vol 1 with Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare
  • Chairman of Buckingham All-Age School – Under his tenure the school’s Grade 4 literacy pass rate moved from 36% to 100%, a standard maintained up to the most recent testing cycle
  • Vice-Chairman of the Heinz Simonitsch School
  • Past-President of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce
  • Former Board Director of JAMPRO
  • Former Director of the Jamaica Trade Board
  • Former Board Director of the Jamaica Free Zone Limited
  • Former Chairman of e-Learning Jamaica
  • University of North Carolina Reiner Fellow for Political Economy