Teresa Wankin

Secretary General, CANTO

Teresa Wankin

Speaker Bio

Ms. Teresa Wankin is the holder of a BSc (Hons) in Information Technology and Computing from the University of Greenwich, England, a Graduate Diploma in Management of Information Systems, a Diploma in Applications Programming and a Mini MBA in Telecoms. She is also a member of the Institute of Information Managers and the Karrass Negotiating Leaders.

Teresa currently holds the position of Operations and Human Resource Manager at CANTO, a regional association of telecommunication operators and service providers with 111 members in 33 countries that is headquartered in Trinidad and Tobago. As Operations and HR Manager, Ms. Wankin oversees the operations of the association, manages the capacity building initiatives in the region and oversees the planning, implementation and delivery of multi-national development programs. 

Prior to being employed with CANTO she was employed as an Information Systems Specialist with the Government of Trinidad and Tobago. 

Driven to promote social and economic growth and development through the use of ICTs, Mrs Wankin has a passion for bringing together all stake holders to work together to develop a culture od innovation and collaboration in the region.