Mr Vitus Evans
Executive Director, Betting, Gaming & Lotteries Commission
Vitus Evans joined the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) on May 1, 2017 with the mandate to merge the BGLC, the Jamaica Racing Commission (JRC) and the Casino Gaming Commission (CGC) into a single Gaming Commission that will enable a viable and reputable gaming and racing industry by balancing the interest of Providers, Consumers, the General Public and Government.
He is an Attorney-at-Law and was called to the Bar in the United Kingdom, Eastern Caribbean and Jamaica. He has his own law practice and consultancy firm, Vitus Evans and Associates with business interests spread across agriculture, manufacturing and management consultancy services.
Recognized as a business and management leader in Jamaica with over three decades of experience in corporate governance and law, Vitus serves on multiple boards in the private and public sectors. He is the past President of the Jamaica Exporters Association (JEA) and he is currently St. Lucia’s Honourary Consul to Jamaica.