The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Factories Corporation of Jamaica (FCJ), Mr. Lyttleton ‘Tanny’ Shirley, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Donald Farquharson as the new Managing Director of the organization as of December 1, 2016.
Dr. Farquharson has served in positions at the highest level of the public and private sectors for over twenty five (25) years. Over this period, he has held both management and technical positions. These positions include Chief Information Officer for Jamaica Public Service, Chief Executive Officer of Kingston Public and Jubilee Hospitals, Regional Director of South East Regional Health Authority and Senior Director Special Services of the Ministry of Health. Dr. Farquharson has also served in engineering positions such as Operations Manager, Project Manager and Maintenance Engineer.
Dr. Farquharson’s extensive work experiences are further complemented by his diverse academic training in management, information systems and engineering.
He was the first candidate to successfully complete the Doctorate in Business Administration at the Mona School of Business and Management.