Trade Minister remembers 'stalwart of industry' Hubert Bhagwansingh
Created : 13 May 2019
Trade and Industry Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon has extended condolences to the family and staff of the Bhagwansingh Group of Companies on the passing of Hubert Bhagwansingh.
In remembering the businessman, Gopee-Scoon said his passing was a loss not only to his immediate family, but to the country as a whole.
The Minister said the country lost a "stalwart of industry" whose foresight and dedication created major enterprises with a significant footprint.
Gopee-Scoon offered her deepest sympathies to his widow, children, other family members, staff and colleagues on the "passing of a pioneer who persevered with his beloved wife to create a brand which is now a household name not only in Trinidad and Tobago but regionally."
"His legacy lives on in the businesses he established which today continue operations grounded in a philosophy focused on equity, fairness, humility and community. May he rest in peace," she concluded.
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