Ms. Beena Poliah joined the Company as Manager Legal, Legal and Company Secretariat Department in the Office of the Chief Executive Officer in 2015 June. Ms. Poliah’s portfolio was expanded to include the duties of Company Secretary in December 2016.
Ms. Poliah worked as an Associate at Fitzwilliam, Stone, Furness-Smith and Morgan and thereafter held various senior advisory positions in the Ministry of the Attorney General, the last being Senior Legal Advisor to the Attorney General. She also worked at the Housing Development Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (HDC) in the position of Manager Legal, and at the Urban Development Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (UDECOTT) as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary.
Ms. Poliah is experienced in contract and commercial law and holds a Master of Laws in Corporate and Commercial Law (LLM) from the University of the West Indies, the Legal Education Certificate (LEC) from Hugh Wooding Law School and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons) from the University of the West Indies.