Director General of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority and Alternate Representative of Jamaica on the Council of ICAO
Moderator

Nari Williams-Singh, J.P.

Director General of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority and Alternate Representative of Jamaica on the Council of ICAO

Mr. Nari Williams-Singh joined the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) in 1997 as an Aviation Safety Inspector – Airworthiness/Avionics, having previously studied in Toronto, Canada and worked in both Canada and Jamaica in the field of aircraft maintenance. He has amassed a wealth of experience in the air transport industry, in aircraft maintenance, safety and security oversight, provision of air navigation services, and civil aviation administration. His successful career at the JCAA has spanned various assignments of progressive responsibility, with appointments as Manager – Airworthiness; Director – Flight Safety; Deputy Director General – Regulatory Affairs and Director General.

Mr. Williams- Singh was appointed Director General of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA), effective February 1, 2015. He is responsible for leading the JCAA to ensure the safe, orderly and sustainable development of Jamaica’s air transport industry in accordance with ICAO’s Standards and Recommended Practices. He serves on the Boards of the JCAA, AEROTEL Limited (a subsidiary of the JCAA) and is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Caribbean Aviation Safety and Security Oversight System (CASSOS). Mr. Williams-Singh’s was elected and served as President of ICAO’s (40th) General Assembly in 2019. In 2022 Jamaica was elected to the Council of ICAO and Mr. Williams-Singh has been representing Jamaica on the ICAO Council for the 2022-2025 triennium.