ICATT Council - 2023/2024

ICATT is led today by a Council comprised of volunteers who are persons nominated from the general membership.  The Council is elected at the Annual General Meeting and generally represents  the various interest groups within the membership employed within the ‘Big Four’ firms, by Small and Medium Size Practitioners and professional accountants in business in both the public and private sectors. ICATT’s administrative functions are managed by a Secretariat which also supports the work of the Council and its Committees.


DWAYNE RODRIGUEZ-SEIJAS
CA, FCCA -  PRESIDENT

Dwayne Rodriguez-Seijas was  re-elected as President at the 53rd AGM. Prior to his appointment, he served for two terms as Vice President. He is an Assurance Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Trinidad and Tobago(PwC) and has been with the firm for approximately 20 years. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Dwayne is also the joint Chairman of the Technical Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean (ICAC) and a former member of the Caribbean Corporate Governance Institute (CCGI).


ADRIENNE D'ARCY
CA, FCCA - Vice President

Adrienne D’Arcy was elected as Vice President at the 53rd AGM. She is a Partner in EY’s Assurance Service Line in the Trinidad and Tobago office. She has more than twenty years of audit and accounting experience serving large domestic, regional and international clients in the financial services industry.  Adrienne is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.  She also represents ICATT on the Payments System Council of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago. She is also a former national athlete and gives her time to worthy causes including serving on the Boards of two of Trinidad’s leading private schools.


DINESH BHOLA
CA, FCCA, CIA

Dinesh Bhola is the former Vice President of ICATT. He is the Principal of D.S. Bhola & Co and the Managing Director of DSB Financial Solutions Ltd. He is also a fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) and a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). He was formerly a Director in the Assurance Department at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Throughout his career, Dinesh has worked on several engagements spanning a multitude of entities including multinational companies, local conglomerates and entities within the SME sector. Dinesh has several years of experience at a Big 4 firm and now operating on his own as a full-time SME practitioner.


ARUN SEENATH
CA, FCCA

Arun Seenath is a practising member of ICATT.  He is a partner at Deloitte & Touche and leads the Taxation and Business process services department of the firm. With 20 years of experience in public accounting, Arun has also done work in the areas of audit & assurance, information technology and risk advisory for several local and multinational companies in a variety of industries. His focus within the area of tax encompasses international consulting, tax planning, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions and international assignee services. Arun also works with a number of volunteer organizations throughout the country. 


KEITH ANDRÉ MILLS
CA, FCCA

Keith Andre Mills is a qualified accountant with over 20 years of experience in various industries. He is a professional accountant who now works in the position of  AVP Shared Services, Integrated Retail Business Unit – Massy Group.  Keith has served on several Boards for various entities and has been operating at the highest levels of management both in the Public and Private Sectors. In 2019, he was elected to represent ICATT on the Trinidad and Tobago Group of Professional Associations Limited (TTGPA) Board. Keith is committed to contributing to the profession of accounting in a tangible way that impacts the overall profession.


MARISSA QUASHIE
CA, FCCA, MBA

Marissa Quashie is currently an Associate Partner at EY. Marissa formerly held the position of Financial services sector leader within KPMG and was the engagement leader on audits of some of the larger Financial services and Group audits within the firm. Marissa was also part of the audit quality team at KPMG. She previously served at KPMG for some twenty years and has served as a member of the Audit and Accounting Standards Committee of ICATT. During a two-year secondment to KPMG Manchester, Marissa worked primarily in the Financial Services sector. Marissa has also made technical presentations at the Annual Finance and Accounting Conference as well as at several of ICATT’s seminars and webinars for the benefit of ICATT members.


EDMUND PHILLIPS
CA, FCCA, CIRA, BSc

Edmund Phillips is a fellow of ACCA and a member of ICATT and previously served on the Licensing Committee (formerly the Quality Assurance Committee) as its Vice-Chairman and the Public Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee. He currently works with the Financial Institution Supervision Department of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago. Before this, he was involved in private consulting, and preceding this, spent 10-years at PwC.


RENÉE-LISA PHILIP
CA, FCCA, AMLCA

Renée-Lisa Philip is a Chartered Accountant with thirty-two years post qualification experience, having worked in the United States, the United Kingdom and  Trinidad and Tobago.  Renee previously served as the internal auditor at Texaco Trinidad Inc. and as an auditor/taxation specialist with Freedman Stuart Chartered Accountants in the UK. Her areas of specialization include company valuation, judicial management, auditing, leadership and coaching. She is currently a member of ISACA (formerly Information Systems Audit and Control Association); the holder of a Trustee Licence to conduct bankruptcy and insolvency business; an Anti-Money Laundering Certified Associate


CHRISTOPHER RAMJIT
CA, FCCA

Christopher Ramjit is the Managing Principal of CR Next Generation Chartered Accountants, a Firm in existence for over 5 years.He joined ICATT in 2013 and is a Member in Practice – Audit as well as a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Christopher previously served as a member of ICATT’s Small and Medium-Sized Practitioners’ Committee and ICATT’s Membership Committee


HASEEB MOHAMMED
CA

Haseeb Mohammed is an ICATT Member with over 30 years of experience interacting with finance professionals. Haseeb is a part-time lecturer specialising in Strategic Business Reporting, Advanced Audit and Assurance, Financial Reporting and Audit and Assurance. He also served as a lead on audit engagements for PWC Trinidad and Tobago and is a trusted Subject Matter Expert on International Financial Reporting Standards and International Standards on Auditing specific to audit reports.


DESMOND DIAL
CA, FCCA, MBA

Desmond Dial has over 20 years of accounting and auditing experience, including 16 years at PwC in the financial services industry. He has served as the engagement manager on numerous audit engagements for financial institutions such as banks, asset management firms, and trust companies and has also worked in the manufacturing sector.
At present, Desmond manages audit clients listed on the TTSE, serves as co-lead on a number of IFRS 9 implementation projects, and is the local IFRS 9 subject matter expert. Desmond provides various learning and development training to the firm's trainees and associates and participates in specialized industry training.

 


TAMARA SIEURAJ
CA, FCCA

Tamara Sieuraj is the Audit Manager at Vistar Financial Services and the Treasurer of the Penal / Debe Chamber of Commerce. She has more than fifteen years of public accounting experience in audit and advisory technical skills, as well as a solid understanding of IFRS. Tamara has sufficient knowledge of tax laws to provide tax advice and review corporate tax returns. Her strong passion for ongoing learning and professional development gives her a strong sense of satisfaction in being able to analyze complex financial issues, and providing clear, practical solutions to stakeholders, which Tamara believes is an asset to the Profession