Tripti Joshi

Elliott Belgrave

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Monarch  Elizabeth II
Children  Susan Matheson
Spouse  Loretta Belgrave
Name  Elliott Belgrave
Prime Minister  Freundel Stuart

Elliott Belgrave wwwcaribbeanelectionscombbimagespeopleElliot
Preceded by  Clifford Husbands (2011) Sandra Mason (Acting, 2012)
Born  16 March 1931 (age 84) Boscobel, Barbados (1931-03-16)
Alma mater  University College London Darwin College, Cambridge
Role  Governor-General of Barbados
Previous office  Acting Governor-General of Barbados (2011–2012)
Office  Governor-General of Barbados since 2012
Education  University College London, University of Cambridge, University of London, Darwin College, Cambridge
Similar People  Freundel Stuart, Clifford Husbands, Elizabeth II

Governor general of barbados sir elliott belgrave visits st lucy s primary school 2015


Sir Elliott Fitzroy Belgrave, GCMG, KA, CHB, QC (born March 16, 1931), is a Barbadian retired High Court Judge who served as Governor-General of Barbados from 1 June 2012 to 30 June 2017. He previously served as Acting Governor-General from 1 November 2011 to 1 June 2012 (following the retirement of Clifford Husbands). On 22 May 2012, the Prime Minister of Barbados announced that Belgrave would be appointed as the 7th Barbadian Governor-General of Queen Elizabeth II. In preparation, Justice Sandra Mason was appointed as acting Governor-General on 30 May 2012 pending Belgrave's preparation for his own oath-taking ceremony on 1 June.

Contents

His excellency sir elliott belgrave christmas message 2015


Education and career

Sir Elliott is a graduate of University College London (LLB, 1962) and Cambridge (MPhil Criminology, 1979). He served as Director of Public Prosecutions in Barbados and as Judge of the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal of Barbados. He is a Queen's Counsel and was awarded the Companion of Honour of Barbados for his contribution to the legal system in Barbados. In December 2016 it was reported that Belgrave was approaching personal retirement from the post of Governor-General.

Private life

He is married to Loretta Belgrave, and together they have a daughter named Susan Matheson.

He is a Freemason, and a Past District Grand Master of the District Grand Lodge of Barbados (Scottish Constitution).

Honours

He was appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George on 8 June 2012. He is a Companion of Honour of Barbados.

Governor general of barbados sir elliott belgrave visits st lucy s primary school 2015


His excellency sir elliott belgrave christmas message 2015


References

Elliott Belgrave Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Clifford Husbands
Elizabeth II
Freundel Stuart
Topics