The Honourable André Ebanks, MP, was given ministerial responsibilities for financial services and commerce and for investment, innovation and social development following his election to the Cayman Islands House of Parliament.
Before the 2021 election, Minister Ebanks was the Cayman Islands Rep. to the UK and Europe from 2019 to 2021. His role included representing Cayman’s political, policy and regulatory affairs; liaising with other Overseas Territories and the UK Foreign Office, business development, and assisting Caymanians with a wide range of matters.
After obtaining a Masters in Legal Practice from Manchester Metropolitan University, Minister Ebanks was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2005 and to the Cayman Islands Bar in March 2006. Minister Ebanks also holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Liverpool and a degree in sociology from Morgan State University (Maryland).
Minister Ebanks, a dedicated public servant and visionary leader, is committed to building a brighter future for the people of the Cayman Islands and brings a wealth of experience and a heart full of passion to his role. As a champion of innovation, Minister Ebanks has tirelessly worked to foster equitable growth and enhance the quality of life for all residents. His innovative policies and inclusive vision aim to create a thriving and sustainable future for the Cayman Islands.
Demonstrating an unwavering dedication to creating a more equitable society, his commitment to investment, innovation, and social development underscores his role as a true advocate for progress and prosperity for all.