Mr. Jean-Pierre du Coudray

Mr. Jean-Pierre du Coudray

Director

JP du Coudray (JP), was the Managing Director for West Indian Tobacco Company Ltd from October 2006 to March 2020, which is a member of the British American Tobacco (BAT) group. He was an employee of West Indian Tobacco for 19 years, first as an Area Manager in West Indian Tobacco where he was instrumental in implementing the Marketing Structure in Trinidad that remains in place today. In 2003, he was promoted to the post of Trade Marketing & Distribution Manager and spent 2 years in that position before he was again promoted to British American Tobacco Caribbean as Territory Manager for the English Caribbean Markets. In October 2006, JP was appointed to the post of Managing Director of West Indian Tobacco and occupied this position as well as a Top Team Board Member of the British American Tobacco Central American and Caribbean Area Region until he stepped down in March 2020. Before joining West Indian Tobacco, JP worked for, amongst others, 3M Inter America for 7 Years in a variety of Marketing Positions leaving in 2001 as Export Manager to join West Indian Tobacco JP enjoys working with people and was instrumental in developing and implementing a dynamic performance management system that not only changed the way of work but also had a profound positive impact on the Culture of West Indian Tobacco. JP really embraces the Philosophy that encourages the principles of Freedom through Responsibility and Strength from Diversity. A hard worker, who celebrates successes just as hard. He is an avid sports fan with a keen interest in cricket, football, squash and golf and was lucky enough to attend the 2006 World Cup in Germany to support the T&T National Team in their first (hopefully not only) World Cup campaign. JP was a member of the Board of the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce from 2010 to 2017. JP was also a Board Member of First Citizens Bank Limited from 2014 to 2016 as well as a Board Member of National Flour Mills from May 2019 to July 2020. Jp is currently a Board Member of Export TT Mr du Coudray holds a Degree in Social Sciences with a major in Economics from the University of Western Ontario, Canada

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons