(CMR) Charles Parchment has been appointed the Cayman Islands' acting representative in Britain following Andre Ebanks' resignation earlier his month to run in the upcoming general elections.
Parchment has been with the Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK since May 2002 and will be working as an acting representative for the fourth time.
He was the office’s deputy representative before this appointment.
Parchment, born and raised in the Cayman Islands, headed the Cayman Islands Investment Bureau, and has a background in International Relations and Business Administration.
As the deputy representative, he was responsible for supporting the representative to accomplish his duties and other vital mandates.
Phillippa Knights has been appointed acting deputy representative.
Knights has been with the Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK since May 2015. Her invaluable service to the office includes promoting Caymanian cultural projects in the UK, leading Student Affairs, and coordinating office activities and special events.