Student Notices

Conversations with CEOs with Dr. Rampersad Motilal

Posted Monday, March 12, 2018


The Department of Management Studies invites you to the 2nd edition of Conversations with CEOs with Dr. Rampersad Motilal – Director, Energy Institute, The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT).                              

The conversation takes place March 15 from 1.30 to 3.30pm at the Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) Building Room 103.         

For additional queries, please call 662-2002 ext. 83724.

About Dr. Motilal

Dr. Rampersad Motilal brings over thirty-five (35) years working experience in the energy industry, in senior management and leadership positions. 

He served for sixteen (16) years as the Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of Methanol Holdings (Trinidad) Limited (MHTL) and its predecessor companies, the Trinidad and Tobago Methanol Company Limited (TTMC), the Caribbean Methanol Company Limited (CMC) and the Methanol IV Company Limited (MIV).  He directed the project development, implementation and operationalization of the M5000 Methanol Plant and the Ammonia Urea Melamine (AUM) Complex.  Dr Motilal was deeply involved in the establishment of the Oman Methanol Plant located in Oman. 

He also served on the boards of various local companies and international organisations in energy, education and business, including as President of the South Trinidad Chamber of Industry and Commerce (now the Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago), and as a founding member and Director of the National Energy Skills Centre (NESC).

Dr. Motilal recently completed a doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) at the prestigious International School of Management (ISM), Paris, France.  He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Engineering and Entrepreneurship by The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) in 2007.  He also holds an Executive Masters in Business Administration, with distinction, from the Institute of Business, University of the West Indies (UWI).  In addition, he holds an MSc in Production and Engineering Management and a BSc in Mechanical Engineering, both from UWI.