Mrs Sheree Deslandes was appointed to the role of Director of Corporate Services (Acting) at the Caribbean Examinations Council® (CXC®), effective 1 August 2020.
The Director of Corporate Services performs a key role in developing and providing business systems to support the successful operations of the Council’s functions. Mrs Deslandes has oversight for the direction and management of the Corporate Planning and Strategy Management, Finance and Office Management and Human Resource departments.
Mrs Deslandes joined the staff of CXC® in 2002 as an Accounting Officer. She was promoted to the role of Finance Manager, at our Western Zone Office in Jamaica in 2011, a role she acted in from 2009. For her commitment to the organisation, Mrs Deslandes was awarded Employee of the Year, Western Zone in 2004 and 2017.
Mrs Deslandes has over 20 years’ experience in Accounting and Management, and holds a Masters in Business Administration, Finance and Banking (Distinction) and a Bachelors of Science, Accounting and Management Studies (Hons.) from the University of the West Indies, Mona. She possesses certificates in Inventory Management, Forensic Accounting and Fraud Prevention and International Financial Reporting Standards. In addition, she is also a Balanced Scorecard Professional and has gained “Distinction” in Enterprise Risk Management certification.
Mrs Deslandes is a member of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica.