Mariame McIntosh Robinson joined First Global as President and CEO on February 1, 2016. Mrs Robinson served as a Partner at Portland Private Equity (PPE) and has also worked as a Management Consultant at the top global strategy consulting firms including McKinsey & Company and Bain & Company. Portland Private Equity is a private equity fund that provides equity capital to companies in the Caribbean and Central America.
Outside of work, Mrs. Robinson volunteers her time with TEACH Caribbean, a Jamaican education charity that she co-founded, and Katalyxt, an incubator and training organization for Jamaican entrepreneurs. Mrs. Robinson has a BSc. in Electrical Engineering from M.I.T., an M.B.A. from Harvard University, and an M. Phil in Economics from Oxford University where she attended as the Jamaica 1998 Rhodes Scholar.
When Ms. Robinson worked at McKinsey & Company, she worked on United Way.