Ambassador Christofer C. Ashby PhD. has over 30 years of experience in structured finance, mergers & acquisitions and business development in the telecommunication, banking, real estate and insurance sectors. In his role as Ambassador to the government of Grenada. Dr. Ashby focus on the promotion of foreign direct investment.
He began his career in Ernst & Young’s Privatization and Utilities group and later in Deloitte & Touche’s Corporate Finance Group where he spent ten years in Central Eastern Europe. As an entrepreneur, he has founded and financed enterprises in the telecommunications (unrepeatered fiber optic submarine systems), specialty premium finance (engineered risk management products) and real estate sectors (acquisition of distressed debt commercial and residential portfolios).
As a developer in Grenada/Carriacou, he has completed two developments including Valley View and Island View Point. Internationally, his many diverse projects Prague, Czech Republic and Tennessee, USA. All of his projects are profitable and are 100% self- financed.
As a philanthropist through the Ashby Windward Foundation, Ambassador Ashby has personally contributed over EC$1.5mm to fund surgical procedures, academic scholarships and infrastructure projects as a medium to improve the lives of the citizens of Carriacou and Petite Martinique.