PSC Chairman, Ronald Webster dies



By Fareeza Haniff

Ron Webster.
Ron Webster.

[] – Private Sector Commission (PSC) members were thrown into a state of shock this morning (Sunday, April 27) upon learning of the death of its Chairman, Ronald Webster.

Former Chairman, Ramesh Dookhoo confirmed to iNews ( that Webster lost his battle to cancer at the Balwant Singh Hospital early Sunday morning.

According to Mr Dookhoo, the Chairman underwent a surgery in Trinidad and Tobago recently and was medevac to Guyana on Saturday night for further treatment.

Mr Dookhoo noted that Webster’s death is a great loss to the Private Sector, since much progress was achieved under his leadership.

“He had a very distinguished Private Sector career. A lot was achieved under his chairmanship including tax reform measures. He died not having seen a resolution to the many issues being faced in our Parliament today and that is very sad,” Mr Dookhoo said.

Webster once served as the President of the Guyana Manufacturers’ Association.




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