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Gregory Mair

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GREGORY MAIR is the Chairman of the National Health Fund (NHF) and began his tenure in 2017. He has the responsibility of overseeing the statutory body charged with reducing the island's disease burden through greater access to healthcare, health promotion, and the provision of support to health services,.

Desmond Gregory Mair was born in Kingston, Jamaica, but spent his formative years in Venezuela. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the Universidad Catolica Andres Bello in Caracas, Venezuela, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Universidad Adolfo Ibanez in Santiago, Chile. He has since served both the public and private sectors in numerous capacities throughout his 29-year local career spanning the fields of engineering, insurance brokerage, real estate and, most notably, politics.

Today, Mair is retired from representational politics but continues to work in other government capacities, which has included chairing the Jamaica Urban Transit Company and the Spanish Town Hospital, while also being a member of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority and the Petrocaribe Development Fund. He also chairs Desmond Mair Insurance Brokers Limited and has the overall responsibility for the management of the family-owned company specialising in insurance brokerage and housing development.