CHARLES Johnston C.D.


Charles Johnston is the Chairman and Managing Director of Jamaica Fruit and Shipping Company Limited. He is the Chairman of Jamaica Producers Group Limited, Seaboard Freight & Shipping Co. Limited and T.S. Crane Services. In 2013, he was also appointed Deputy Chairman of Scotia Group Jamaica Limited, having served as a Director of the Board since 2007.

In 2006, Mr. Johnston was conferred with the National Award of the Order of Distinction, Commander Class and in 2008 he was inducted in the Hall of Fame of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica.

He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree
in Economics, specializing in International Trade and Finance from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Finance and Commerce.


Shipping Association of Jamaica, Shipping Association of Jamaica Property Limited, Kingston Port Workers Superannuation Fund, Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Limited, Jamaica Public Service Company Limited,

B & D Trawling Ltd., Lennox Portland Ltd., Kingston Logistics Centre