Team Leaders

Profile 1
IMG-20160130-161919Luwayne Thomas Bsc., Msc.

Founder & Lead Analyst  

Luwayne holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business, Economics and Social Statistics (BESS) from the University of the West Indies (Mona). He also has a Master of Science degree in Economics from said University.

Asked why he chose research? Luwayne replied:

“ I’m an analyst by nature, research is my passion! The beauty with research is that it allows you to explore the unknown and to solve problems objectively using data. In addition, I love learning and research is one of those areas where continuous learning is inevitable – each new project comes with several opportunities to learn”

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Profile 2:

Abi-Gaye Tamar WhiteAbi-Gaye Thomas B.A., LLB

Founder, Communications & Legal Counsel

Abi-Gaye holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honours in Language Communication and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of the West Indies. She obtained a Certificate of Legal Education from the Norman Manley Law School in 2014 and was called to the Jamaican Bar that same year. An avid reader and events planner, Abi-Gaye ensures that our clients are indeed our number one priority.

When asked ‘what makes Balcostics Limited different?’ She replied:

“We have a focus team, whose mission it is to make Caribbean research more applicable – simple, easy and understandable for those willing to apply it. We consider ourselves lifelong learners and this positively impacts on our services. We place great emphasis on educating and sharing new and interesting research with our fellow men – check our “Carib Research“, “Balcostics Research” and “Infographics” categories.

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Profile 3:

Christina Profile picChristina Lewis-Keith BSc.

Project Manager

Christina holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology & a certificate in Project Management from the University of the West Indies Mona. Having a practical and theoretical background in research, she appreciates and understands its value which has ignited a passion to share this knowledge with persons that need insight.

She is pleasant, approachable and knowledgeable which has made her one of the key persons in executing projects.

“Balcostics is the new face of research; young, brilliant, knowledgeable and driven. We do not settle for mediocrity but ensure that we achieve greatness and uncover the truth in every project that we are involved.”

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Thereece Stewart

Thereece Stewart BSc.

Business Development Officer 

Thereece holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Banking and Finance from the University of the West Indies. She is accredited by the UTech/JIM-School of Advance Management with a Certificate in Jamaican Securities. She also holds a Certificate in “Treasury Management- Operation and Systems” from the Jamaica Stock Exchange E-Campus.

Thereece is an avid reader who is guided principally by intellect and sound judgement. She possesses excellent analytic skills and has a keen eye for details. Thereece is a natural researcher and has an unrelenting passion for information.  She believes that the solution for leaders is to establish a culture where there is a passionate commitment to excellence characterized by high productivity, full engagement and inspired leadership.

“We continuously strive for excellence at Balcostics by providing a practical and informed roadmap to the organizations that we are in partnership with.”

At Balcostics our mission is to empower leaders with the required data and information to make better decisions. Learn more about our full list of research outsourcing services for individuals and companies: Click here

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