Cecil McCain

  • Position: Director of Post and Telecommunications
  • Organisation: Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining
  • Country: Jamaica

Cecil McCain, who has been the Director, Post and Telecommunications since 2006, provides technical
and policy advice to the Government of Jamaica on telecommunications and ICT related matters. He
has over 18 years of experience in coordinating and monitoring the implementation of Technology and
ICT related projects beginning with his employment as a Research Officer at the Scientific Research
Council in Jamaica.

Since 2009, Mr. McCain has been a member of the United Nations Secretary GeneralĀ“s Advisory Group
for the Internet Governance Forum. Mr McCain is currently a member of the Board of the Universal
Access Fund Company Limited which provides funding for projects to facilitate the achievement of
universal telecommunications service in Jamaica. He is also a member of the Advisory Committee of the
Telecommunications Policy and Management (TPM) Programme of the Mona School of Business,
University of the West Indies.