Profile: Paul Hoo
PAUL HOO – CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Paul Hoo is Jamaican and was born on November 11, 1959. He is a graduate of Campion College and has a wealth of experience in business development and operations.
His early business skills were honed in the Food Distribution Industry, specializing in the areas of marketing and sales. His career is hallmarked by management positions with dynamic organizations such as Grace Kennedy and Company Ltd. and Facey Commodity Company Ltd. He was Managing Director of Kingston Hatcheries Jamaica Limited and during his tenure there, this company moved from a loss-making to a profitable position.
Paul was nominated by the Jamaica Observer in 2001, along with former Chairman, Peter Stewart (now deceased) for the "Business Leader of the Year Award." Paul was appointed Chairman of the Jamaica's Cocoa Industry Board in May 2008. A vibrant entrepreneur, he is always seeking new possibilities for a business enterprise.
He is married with 3 children and loves sports.