Dr. Sterling Frost, Professor of Practice – Management Studies, is a Senior International Management Executive who has successfully blended academia with the corporate sector during the last four decades.

An alum of the University of the West Indies (The UWI), Professor Frost holds a Master’s degree as well as a Doctorate in Business Administration. He is the recipient of The UWI Inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award, conferred in 2011, and was selected as 1 of 50 Inaugural Distinguished Alumni Graduates out of a pool of 25,000 UWI graduates including Prime Ministers, business leaders, judges and educators.  

Through his post graduate teaching contributions at The UWI since 2000, Professor Frost is committed to the transfer of knowledge. He specialises in Organisational Behaviour and Development, Human Resource Management, Cross-Cultural Management, Strategic Planning, Strategic Leadership, Strategic Performance Management and Change Management.  

In the corporate sector, Professor Frost has a proven track record of achievement in leading organisations across multiple geographies: North America, Latin America, and the Caribbean region. Presently, he is Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Operations and Administration at First Citizens Group. 

In 2022, Professor Frost received The Order of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (ORTT), the highest national honour, for distinguished and outstanding service in the spheres of Banking, Education and Community Service.  

He pledges to advancing optimal national development as reflected in his Chairmanship of:

  • The Lydian Singers (NPO)
  • The UWI Faculty of Social Sciences Advisory Board
  • The UWI Institute for Gender and Development Studies External Advisory Board
  • The UWI Development and Endowment Fund Board
  • The Foundation for the Enhancement and Enrichment of Life (NGO)
  • Chair of the First Citizens Foundation (NPO). 

He also serves as:

  • Deputy Chair of the Public Service Commission of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Deputy Chair of the Statutory Authorities Service Commission of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Assessor/Advisor to the Industrial Court of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Director of the St Lucia Electricity Services Limited
  • Director of Angostura Holdings Limited
  • Director of Angostura Limited
  • Director of Trinidad Distillers
  • Director of First Citizens Trustee Services Limited 
  • Director of First Citizens Investment Services Limited 
  • Director of First Citizens Investment Services (Barbados) Limited