Africa Meets the Caribbean – Trade Mission

Priority Group International through its United Kingdom affiliate and Social enterprise, Caribbean Enterprise Network (CENUK) have embarked on a trade mission to Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago from January 20th to 29th 2013.

Comprising 2 Nigerian companies and four British companies this mission is endorsed by Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) and Trinidad & Tobago’s (InvesTT).


Courteville Business Solutions Plc

Bola Akindele – GMD Courteville Business Solutions PLC

Bola Akindele – GMD Courteville Business Solutions PLC

Courteville a leading African software solution Company, based in Lagos Nigeria is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange and ISO 9001:2008 certified with its principal focus being the development of e-business solutions for process re-engineering in all sectors.

Courteville is the patent holder of the AutoRegTM Motor Vehicle Administration Documentation (AutoRegTM MVAD) business solution, through which it created the largest data capture and process platform in sub-Sahara Africa.

The company has honed its expertise and knowledge in the development of IT solutions that effectively solve endemic and peculiar challenges such as counterfeiting, forgery, revenue leakages, touting, unreliable databases, delivery time, etc.

These solutions, which are all web-based and extremely cost effective to deploy, include the flagship and highly successful AutoRegTM MVAD, AutoInsure (3rd Party motor insurance retail platform), AutoReg InspectorTM (mobile phone based remote verification application), AutoRegTM Enumerator (mobile phone based remote data capture application), Parent-School Education Administration & Management Solution (P-SEAMS), Courteville Regulated Product Administration & Monitoring Solution and the Central Insurance Policies Database Solution.

The Courteville team lead by Mr. Bola Akindele, will be in Jamaica from 20th – 24th January, 2013 to engage with Sector leaders, Key Operators and various organisations and government  officials in forging this hopefully successful alliance.

Compass Consulting

Mrs Tokunbo Olamiju Ajilore- Chiedu, CEO Compass Consulting

Mrs Tokunbo Olamiju Ajilore- Chiedu, CEO Compass Consulting

Compass Consulting is a company forging ties between Nigerian businesses and foreign investors/partners, creating platforms for Business to Business engagement and Networking.

Compass works with the Bank of Industry, the National Association of Small Scale Industrialists and a host of other partners to develop the capacities of SMEs to export through annual workshops and business diagnostic sessions.

They aid in capacity building of SMEs in Agro Allied processing and packaging and organises, trade missions for UK Diaspora businesses to Nigeria, missions for Nigerian businesses to Gambia and access EU Funds for market entry visits/overseas market intelligence.

CENUK – ‘Linking for growth’

Director, Priority International Denis St Bernard

Director, Priority International Denis St Bernard

Caribbean Enterprise Network (CENUK) a social enterprise focused on helping Caribbean businesses in the Caribbean and the UK to increase their competitiveness and export capability.

We have special responsibilities to facilitate the newly formed Professional Working Group for CARICOM (Caribbean Common Market) Diaspora Initiatives.

We are delighted to also be introduce Nigerian company, Courteville Business Solutions PLC into the Caribbean market, particularly Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago. This is intended to be the first of a series of African / Caribbean trade missions planned for years to come.

Priority First UK Ltd

Claire Jackson - Operations Manager - CENUK

Claire Jackson – Operations Manager – CENUK

PRIORITY FIRST UK LTD, part of the Priority Group of Companies, a Business Support Service  based in London and Jamaica with representatives throughout the English Speaking Caribbean.

This consultancy focuses on Investigation, Background Checks, and Business Facilitation Services from assisting start ups and established Businesses to creating and assisting various Caribbean / UK/EU Trade Missions.

Priority First provides professional services in Accounting, Strategic Marketing, Business Development, Facilitation, Support, Investigation and Business Networking and Management Services. Our Consultants are all experts in their fields with many years experience.

Zeraxis –

Del Atah Managing Director, Zeraxis

Del Atah Managing Director, Zeraxis

Since 1989, the Zeraxis team have provided business advantage by combining their extensive business, project management and technical ability with client-chosen technologies and business process globally.

The resulting engagements not only support the client’s core business, but are delivered on time and on budget.

People, Process, Technology is a Zeraxis mantra. Each element presents significant challenges, but it is the ability to integrate all three that will deliver real benefit to your business.

If you have a people, process, or technology problem, but lack the skill, time or independent perspective necessary to solve it we can advise.

All successful solutions require evaluation of People, Process and Technology and well-defined business processes that successfully integrate them will yield consistent and positive results.

The best technology in the world is useless if it is not aligned with your people and

David F. Roberts, CEO

David F. Roberts, CEO is an online media house which gathers news and information from the Caribbean region for dissemination to the Caribbean Diaspora and vice versa.

With only original articles provided by a raft of writers from around the Caribbean, the USA and Britain, ranging from the amateur to the professional and boasting a total of 350,000 readers to date from over 170 countries around the world. is fast becoming the most sought after portal for Caribbean Diaspora news and the fastest growing Caribbean business and lifestyle website on the internet. will provide ongoing media support to the Trade Mission in Jamaica and Trinidad while coordinating daily releases with local and regional media.

Trade Mission Contacts:

London – CaribDirect David F. Roberts +44 207 582 2275 – Jamaica: CENUK – Claire Jackson (876) 423 6340 – Priority Group – Tamiko Carter (876) 946 1881-6
Cover photo Article written by David F Roberts

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