Expert Solutions

UWI Consulting is the gateway to specialized expertise on small state and developing country issues. UWI Consulting was created in 2007 as an initiative of the then Vice-Chancellor, Professor E. Nigel Harris. Since 2008, the consulting arm of The UWI has been offering research and professional services that promote creative and innovative practices in a wide range of areas

such as health, education, sustainable development, environmental management, institutional reform, business process re- engineering, small island development states, technology, governance, trade policy formulation and economic growth. UWI Consulting also has the capacity to implement projects in the public and private sectors, on behalf of international and other organizations.

Ms Lisa Cummings, Executive Director, UWI Consulting. Ms Lisa Cummings, Executive Director, UWI Consulting.

In 2016, Ms. Lisa Cummins was appointed new Executive Director of The UWI Consulting team. She brings to the position, years of experience in diplomacy, Caribbean regional development, trade, international relations, public policy and private sector development.

UWI Consulting is the first port of call for those seeking to find the highest calibre of expertise in the region. The University of the West Indies has by far the largest and most significant concentration of advanced knowledge and technical skill in the Caribbean. In addition, through its partnership arrangements, UWI Consulting can also mobilize expertise from The UWI's significant global network.