Executive (retired), GraceKennedy Limited, Jamaica
Douglas Orane is a nonexecutive director of GraceKennedy Limited, a publicly traded conglomerate where he previously served as both Chairman and CEO before retiring. In addition to his career at GraceKennedy Limited, Mr. Orane served as President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, Independent Senator in the Jamaican Senate, and was later appointed to Jamaica’s Privy Council by the Governor General, Sir Patrick Allen. He was also named Commander of the Order of Distinction by the Jamaican Government in recognition of his contribution to commerce and the private sector. Mr. Orane was awarded a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Glasgow University and a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School.