Sectoral Members

Name Profile

Aircraft Owners Association of Guyana Ltd
159 Charlotte Street, Georgetown
Tel: 226-0605, 222-2525; 222-2150
Cel: 691-0423
Fax: 225-1171
Email: mcorreia@transguyana.net

President:  Michael Correia

Established in 1992, the Aircraft Owners Association of Guyana was formed for the purpose of furthering the development and expansion of private sector aviation in all aspects connected with the civil aviation trade.

Bartica Chamber of Commerce and Industry

60 First Avenue, Bartica, Region 7 Essequibo River. Tel: 445-0055, Cel:658-2780, Email: budheshkchatterpaul@yahoo.com

 

President: Anthony Murray

The Bartica Chamber of Commerce and Industry was registered on September 1999. The Office is located at lot 60 First Avenue Bartica, Region 7,Essequibo River. Some of the core objectives of the Chamber are: The promotion and protection of trade and manufacturing industries in the region of Bartica and its environs; Representation and accurate expression of the consensus position of the business community of Bartica and its environs, among others.

Berbice Chamber of Commerce and Development Association

12 Chapel Street New Amsterdam, Berbice Tel: 333-3324, Email: bccda@guyana.net.gy

President:  Ramroop Rajnauth

The Berbice Chamber of Commerce and Development Association was founded on May 9, 2002. The Chamber is located at lot 12 Chapel Street, New Amsterdam, Berbice. The Chamber currently has a membership of thirty-four (34) companies, which include businesses within the Information Technology, Pharmaceutical, Banking, Manufacturing, Distribution, Retail, Insurance and Telecommunication sector, among other. 

Central Corentyne Chamber of Commerce
53 Rose Hall, Corentyne
Tele#: 592-337-4778
E-mail: tajadjodhea@yahoo.com

President: Mohamed Raffik

The Central Corentyne Chamber of Commerce was founded on November 24, 2004. The office is housed at Lot 65’A’, Rose Hall Town, Corentyne, Berbice. The current membership is Twenty-Three (23) companies, comprising of businesses within the Banking, Farming, Insurance, Pharmaceutical and Construction Sectors; Law & Accounting firms; General hardware, etc. The catchment area of this Chamber is between Bolram and Tarlogie on the Corentyne coast.

Forest Product Association of Guyana
157 Waterloo Street, Georgetown
Tel: 226-9848
Fax: 226-2832
Email: fpasect@guyana.net.gy

President: Khalawan

The Forest Products Association of Guyana (FPA) was registered on February 4, 1944. The association is a body comprising any person, firm or company resident in Guyana, engaged in the obtaining, production, conversion, sale or storage of any Forest Products. The FPA is widely recognized as representing the interest of Forest Products in a continuous process of consultation with the Guyana Forestry Commission and the relevant Ministries and Agencies of Government.

Georgetown Chambers of Commerce and Industry
156 Waterloo St, N/C/burg, G/town
Tel: 225-5846, 227-0106
Fax: 226-3519
Cell: 664-5522
Email: lance.hinds@brainstreetgroup.com

President: Vishnu Doerga

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry has been in existence since 1889.  It is the oldest and most prestigious Private Sector representative body in the country. It serves as a voice for businesses; and promotes and protects the interests of members by fostering ethical practices in commerce, trade & services, training, education, and quality.

Guyana Arts and Craft Producers Association

1-4 Urquhart Street, Cummingsburg, Georgetown  Tele: 223-1441, 683-8253, 628-0213, 218-3487, 

Email: gacpa_gy@yahoo.com

President: Patricia Helwig

The Guyana Arts and Craft Producers Association was founded in 2008. The Association is located at 1-4 Urquhart Street, Cummingsburg, Georgetown. The main objective of the Association is to support producers through marketing activities, training programs, networking and advocacy. 

 

Guyana Association of Bankers c/o GBTI                  47-48 Water Street, G/town
Tel:226-8430-9
Fax: 227-1612 
Email: 

 

President: Eton Chester

The Guyana Association of Bankers was established in 1993. The Association comprises the six (6) commercial banks in Guyana and was formed in the late 1980s.  some of the main objectives are to make recommendations to the Government, Bank of Guyana and other entities on matters relating to monetary administration, and fiscal and economic policies as they impact on the commercial banking system in Guyana; to establish ethical and professional standards of performance for the banking industry in Guyana; to promote public awareness of good banking practice and to promote financial literacy among the public and to foster the development of human resources at all levels within the banking industry in Guyana.

Guyana Association of Private Security Organisations (GAPSO)
Guyana Legion, Carifesta avenue
Tele#: 592- 226-3181 ,
E-mail: randystorm2009@yahoo.com
President: Randy Storm

Guyana Association of Trawler Owners and Seafood Processors
BEV Enterprises, EBD
Tel:225-2111, Cell#: 624-6835
Fax:225-0039 
Email: bevgroup@gmail.com

President: Bruce Vieira

The Guyana Association of Trawler Owners & Seafood Processors (GATO&SP) was established in 1999.  The purpose of the creation of this association is to promote, foster and protect the rights, interests and welfare of its members; to regulate relations among members in respect of all facets of the harvesting and processing of seafood and to collect and circulate to members statistics and other relevant information relating to the harvesting of fish, shrimp and other seafood and the processing of such seafood in neighbouring and other Caribbean countries and elsewhere. The members comprise the owners of trawlers and seafood processors.

Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association
295 Quamina Street, Georgetown
Tel: 225-2217
Fax: 225-1828
Email: west.kaburi@yahoo.com;
ggdma@networksgy.com

President: Hilbert Shields

The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association (GGDMA) was initially established in 1982. The rationale for establishing this organisation was based on two factors: the need for a unified body to represent all the gold and diamond miners and to promote the development of the sector. The Association has a membership of all miners, large, medium and small scale. The GGDMA prides itself on having a membership consisting of twenty top producers of the past ten years and having 80 percent of all minerals being sold produced by their members.

Guyana Manufacturing & Services Association Ltd.
157 Waterloo Street, Georgetown
Tel:223-7405-6, 226-8131
Email: ng_mclean2000@yahoo.com

President: Eon Caesar

The Guyana Manufacturing & Services Association Ltd. (GMSA) was founded in 1963 as the Guyana Light Employers Association, the organization re-registered in 1967 as the Guyana Manufacturers' Association. In 2005, the Association formally changed its name to the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association Limited in recognition to the growing services sub-sector. GMSA has established itself as the organization recognized by private firms and Guyana’s government as the body for consultation on matters regarding Guyana’s manufacturing sector and more recently our growing services sub-sector.

Guyana Region 3 Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Aracari Resort, Versailles, West Bank Demerara Tele: 264-2946                               Cel: 615-2270, 628-1576
Email: info@aracariresort.com; r_sugrim@yahoo.com

President: Roupeash Bhola

 

 

Guyana Rice Exporters and Millers Association Inc. 
157 Waterloo Street, North Cummingsburg, Georgetown

President:Mr. Rajindra Persaud

Institute of Private Enterprise Development
253 South Road, Georgetown
Tel:226-4675
Fax: 223-7834
Email: rpersaud@ipedgy.com

CEO: Ramesh Persaud

The Institute of Private Enterprise Development (IPED) provides supervised loans and Business Development Services to groups and individuals of the Micro and Small Business Sectors countrywide. IPED is a company registered under the Company Act, Chapter 89:01 of the Laws of Guyana, as a not-for-profit and limited by guarantee institution.

Linden Chamber of Industry, Commerce and Development (LCICD)

Email: kadejonge@yahoo.com

 

President: Kevin De Jonge

The Linden Chamber of Industry, Commerce and Development (LCICD) is a registered organisation established in 1962 and representing the interest of all type of Businesses in Region 10 ranging from small retailers to medium-sized enterprises and large companies such as, BOSAI, GT&T. LCICD is the only national recognised umbrella organisation for businesses in Region 10. LCICD maintains strong relationships with other private sector organisations, government agencies, and other Chambers in Guyana.

National Air Transport Association

158 D Waterloo Street, North Cummingsburg, Georgetown Cell: 600 – 7272, E-mail nata@gmail.

President: Mrs. Annette Arjoon-Martins

National Aquaculture Association of Guyana
5 Main Street, Georgetown
Tel: 225-7992
Fax: 223-7143
Email: ceosankar@hotmail.com

President: Beni Sankar

Established in 2007, The National Aquaculture Association of Guyana is a private sector, public sector, and donor forum for the promotion and education of aquaculture in Guyana. It is self mandated to educate, and promote the development of aquaculture through equitable sharing of experiences among members, representation of members with donors and the public sector, attendance to trade shows and through advocating on behalf of the industry.

Rupununi Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Block A Takutu Dr. Lethem, Rupununi
Tel: 772-2226
Fax: 772-2213
Email: dgajie@yahoo.com

President: Allison Camacho

The Rupununi Chamber of Commerce and Industry was established in. The chamber has been instituted for commercial and well as developmental purposes. The main objective of the Rupununi Chamber of Commerce and Industry is to promote, encourage, stimulate, support, assist and protect home, Caribbean and foreign trade, commerce, agriculture, tourism and manufacturing operations suitable to the community and capable of making contributions to the economic and social welfare and development of the County of Essequibo and the state of Guyana.

Shipping Association of Guyana
2 Lombard Street, Georgetown
Tel: 226-1840
Fax: 226-0432
Email: dac1357@gmail.com

President: Desmond Sears

The Shipping Association of Guyana (SAG) was formed in September 1995 to enable companies, corporations and persons to engage directly in the shipping industry in Guyana. Also to associate together for the purpose of promoting, facilitating, and protecting their interests.

The Consultative Association of Guyanese Industry Ltd (CAGI)
157 Waterloo Street, Georgetown
Tel: 225-7170
Fax:227-0725
Email: goolsarrancagi@gol.net.gy

President: Samuel Goolsarran

The Consultative Association of Guyanese Industry (CAGI) was established in 1962 by a small group of major companies to represent the interests of employers in the resolution of labour relation issues, and to provide human resource development through training interventions.  It was soon recognized as the National Employers’ Organisation on labour, social policy, and human resource development agenda, and as the counterpart of trade unions and national trade union centres.

The Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana
157 Waterloo Street, Georgetown
Tel: 225-5301, 225-0807, 225-6699
Fax: 225-0817
Email: shaun@carahotels.com

President: Shaun McGarth

The Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana, familiarly called THAG is an umbrella body for tourism related entities and allied companies which include accommodation facilities – hotels and interior resorts, restaurants, tour operators, tour guides, domestic and international air carriers, bars and night clubs, transportation providers, travel agencies, tourism consultants, jewelers, gift and craft shops to name a few. The organization was established in January 1991 by a group committed individuals who were willing to pool their resources and skills to promote the development of a Tourism industry in Guyana.

Upper Corentyne Chamber of Commerce and Industry 
Second Floor, 
Venu Shopping Centre Building,
Lot 52 B, #78 Village, 
Corriverton, Berbice
Telephone: (592) 335-3199
Fax: (592) 335-3738
Email: abrahamsubnauth@aol.com

President:  Krishnand Jaichand

The Upper Corentyne Chamber of Commerce and Industry was established in 1970.  The Chamber strives to uphold and protect the private sector and to promote development in trade, commerce, and all the sectors of industry.