Industry Events

Official launch of the Caribbean Alternative Investment Association (CARAIA)

The official launch of CARAIA will take place on November 15, 2019 at 5:30 pm at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, Jamaica.

First Meeting of Members of CARAIA

The members of CARAIA will have their first meeting on November 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. The main item on the agenda is the election of board members.

The meeting is a closed meeting to be attended by representatives/alternates of paid-up member companies of CARAIA only.

Webinar "ENTREPRENEURS: Why you may need Equity Financing now and how to get it"

Panellists will be Christopher Williams, Chairman of the CARAIA, Sandra Glasgow, Managing Director, Co-Founder & Manager, FirstAngels JA, and Leo Williams, Chief Executive Officer, SEAF…

Virtual Roadshow - Trinidad & Tobago

This is the first in a series of Caribbean Roadshows.  The event will be virtual via ZOOM and starts at 9:00 (Trinidad & Tobago Time).  Chairman, Christopher Williams is the featured speaker, he will be joined by Audrey Richards, Project Coordinator, JVCAPTAIL, Development Bank of Jamaica, Angus Young, of NCB Global Finance, Kevin Valley of Aspire Fund Management and Martin Vogt of MPC Energies will moderate the session.

DBJ_JVAPITAL & CARAIA Executive Education Workshop

This is one Training scheduled to be delivered over 4 days virtually commencing at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 12:30 daily

  • October 27 & 29
  • November 3 & 5


Future of Caribbean Money (FoCMNY) Virtual Event

We are just two weeks away from Caribbean and International leaders, Entrepreneurs, CEOs, Creatives, and forward-thinking pioneers coming together at SiliconCaribe’s Future of Caribbean Money (FoCMNY) Virtual Event

MOU signing between Portland Private Equity and UN Women MCO -- Friday Dec 10, 2021 at 9am EST

Portland Private Equity has been looking at how we can advance gender equity in the region particularly in light of existing financing gaps and the impact of COVID-19 on the Caribbean.  To that end, we will be publicly signing a MoU with UN Women to announce our collaboration efforts to increase access to gender-smart finance for women-led/owned businesses as well as businesses working to promote gender equality in the Caribbean Basin. We…

Sygnus Day Conference 2022 on September 22, 9am - 5:30pm

Sygnus Day Conference 2022

The Emergence of Regional Alternative Investment

Save the Date; September 22, 2022 @ 9am to 5pm

Cocktails and Conversation (BY INVITATION ONLY)
Third Annual General Meeting for the Association