Aon Barbados

Vinston E. Hampden – Managing Director

Vin joined the Company, which was then known as Alexander Insurance Managers (Barbados) Ltd. in April 1987. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and is a Fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados.

Vin was born in Barbados and completed his primary and secondary education there before pursuing his post-secondary education in the UK where he obtained his BSc. (Honours) degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Surrey, England. He subsequently joined the London (UK) office of one of the major accounting firms where he first worked in a general audit department while qualifying as a chartered accountant and later transferred to the minicomputer department of the Consulting Practice of the firm as an analyst.

On returning to Barbados in 1983, he joined the Consulting department of Price Waterhouse where his responsibilities included assisting clients with their selection and implementation of computer hardware and software.

Having joined the Company in 1987 as an account executive Vin was first promoted to Vice President in 1992 before being appointed Managing Director in April 2000. During his 25 years with Aon Insurance Managers (Barbados) Ltd and its predecessors Vin has been involved with setting up and managing several captives of varying types and sizes and acts as a director on several of his client's Boards.

Vin is a past Vice President of the Barbados Exempt Insurance Managers Association - (BEIMA), and has also held positions as Treasurer and the Chairman of the Conferences Committee.

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