Mr. Kevin Devonish

A Barbadian entrepreneur has been selected to attend the Global Entrepreneurs Summit (GES) in Hyderabad, India this month.

The Summit will be held from November 28-30.

Mr. Kevin Devonish, a social and civil society entrepreneur, is the CEO of AES Energy Systems. The company is a service provider in the Caribbean for renewable energy products and solutions.

This year’s theme for the GES was “Women First, Prosperity For All”. It will focus on supporting female entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth on a global scale.

The U.S. Ambassador to Barbados, Eastern Caribbean and OECS, Ms. Linda Taglialatela, has congratulated Mr. Devonish on his achievement of being chosen.

“The United States is so pleased to partner with the Republic of India for the eighth annual GES. The Summit serves asa vital link between governments and the private sector, and convenes global participants to showcase projects, exchange ideas, and champion new opportunities for investment,” Ms. Taglialatela said.

“We are very happy that a talented, young entrepreneur from the Eastern Caribbean has this fantastic opportunity.”