Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Holness hails 'trailblazer' Beverly Lopez

Beverly Lopez

Beverly Lopez

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has expressed sadness at the passing of Beverly Lopez, former president of the Private Sector Organisation (PSOJ) and the Jamaica Exporters’ Association (JEA).

Lopez, who died on Sunday, was remembered by Holness as "a trailblazer as a woman in business (who) made distinguished contributions on both Private and Public Sector Boards."

Lopez headed the PSOJ from 2003 to 2006. In 2002, she was honoured with the Order of Distinction, Commander Class and was conferred with the Order of Jamaica in 2006.

The prime minister also expressed condolences to the family and friends of Lopez.

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