Former Deputy Director of Invest SVG, Allan Alexander assumed his new position as head of the Regional Integration and Diaspora Unit Monday 13th November 2017.
Alexander, who was also a former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise to the Unit.
The Regional Integration and Diaspora Unit falls under the Office of the Prime Minister and deals with matters of integration, investment, and strengthening closer ties between St Vincent and the Grenadines and its Diaspora.
Recently, the Unit conducted a Diaspora Mapping Project and well as a skills Gap Assessment in its quest to build closer ties with the diaspora and have them intimately involved in the development agenda of this country.
Alexander says he is looking forward to building on the work of his predecessors as well as employing new initiatives and strategies to further strengthen the work of the department.