FCA, FCCA, MBA
Emile Lafayette has had a long and distinguished career in the field of accounting and auditing spanning over twenty years. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ) and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of England (ACCA). He qualified as a chartered accountant in 1996, became a member of the ICAJ and ACCA in 1997. Emile Lafayette also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Manchester School of Business.
Emile worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers for over ten (10) years where he held various positions including that of Audit Manager, Assurance and Business Advisory Services. He was in charge of several large and medium size clients including companies listed on the Jamaica Stock Exchange. Emile joined Courts (Jamaica) Limited in 2002 as Internal Audit Manager, a position he held for five (5) years, until he was promoted as the Regional Internal Audit Manager for the Caribbean. Effective, January 2009, Emile Lafayette became a full time practitioner at Strachan, Lafayette & Associates.
Emile sits on the Investigations Committee and Audit Practice Committee, and is the Chairman of the Practice Development Sub-Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ).
He is also the Chairman of the Board of Governors of Stella Maris Preparatory School.