Sunday 18 August, 2019

Trade Minister remembers 'stalwart of industry' Hubert Bhagwansingh

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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