Mr Colin Wharfe was appointed to the Board of Directors of the VM Building Society in December 2020. He has more than 30 years of audit and advisory experience at PricewaterhouseCoopers(PwC), most recently as Territory Senior Partner, PwC Trinidad & Tobago and Member of the Executive Leadership Team for PwC member firms in the Caribbean Region. Mr Wharfe was also responsible for the Firm’s Energy and Utilities Practice and was a member of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Global Energy, Utilities and Mining Group.
Mr Wharfe has extensive experience in strategic business development, technical financial accounting, and cross border financing. He has an impressive record of successfully building trusted relationships with C-Suite and regional decision makers; seizing control of critical problem areas; delivering on client commitments; leadership development; and adherence to performance, quality and ethical standards.
Mr Wharfe, who is well respected for his strict personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics, earned a Bachelor of Laws from the University of London; is a Certified Information Systems Auditor; a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants; and a Fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants. He is a University of the West Indies Council Member and Member of the Audit Committee; a United Way Trinidad and Tobago Board Member and Chair of the Audit Committee.
Mr Wharfe is a sports aficionado, particularly football and martial arts. He enjoys mentoring young people; which he does as the Youth/Training Development Officer at Club Sando FC in Trinidad and Tobago.