ARI has announced the appointment of Kari Scantlebury as General Manager at its operations in Barbados, Caribbean ARI Inc.
“I am proud to lead the dedicated team at Caribbean ARI Inc. as General Manager as the business continues its recovery in the wake of the pandemic,” said Scantlebury.
“Our offering in Barbados reflects the diverse, vibrant, and rich culture of the island, and I look forward to further enhancing our unique sense of place together with our passionate team here.”
Scantlebury joined Caribbean ARI Inc. in 2019 as Finance Manager and in early 2022 assumed the additional responsibilities of Acting General Manager.
In an ARI statement regarding the announcement, Scantlebury is described as having ‘demonstrated solid leadership’ at the company.
Her significant contribution to the business has helped to ‘drive continued recovery and growth as international travel made its return’.
“We are delighted to welcome Kari into her new role as General Manager at Caribbean ARI Inc. Since joining in 2019 she has proven herself to be an exceptional leader who is committed to retail excellence,” said Ray Hernan, ARI Chief Executive Officer.
“We wish her every success in her new role as she continues to drive growth across the business.”
Scantlebury brings a wealth of experience to the business from previous roles at Alexandria Trust Corporation and Oxbridge Bank & Trust.