About The Speaker
Robert M. Boopsingh is the CIO at the Beacon Insurance Company Limited. He has a passion for Strategic thinking, good Governance and placing IT at the service of national development and regional integration. His career bears the hallmarks of both innovation and pragmatism. After leaving MBM in 1993, Robert worked with Scotiabank on their electronic Banking service for Corporate Clients (CMS), and later led the bank’s involvement with the newly formed ATM network known as LINX. In 1997, Robert moved to InfoLink Services Limited where he ran the T&T Debit Card Switch for 10 years. During that time he had the privilege of leading the development and implementation of the Automated Credit Bureau and the Automated Clearing House. Robert co-conceived and co-chaired the Banking on the Future Summit in 2005 and 2007. Robert played a variety of IT Leadership roles during a five year stint with the merged regional RBC Royal Bank, including oversight of all of its Electronic Banking platforms. As a consultant, Robert has assisted a variety of technology-enabled organizations in both the private and public sector with development, and/or implementation, of Strategic Technology Roadmaps.