- Director of Internal Audit and Risk Management
Aisha Laporte was appointed as Vice President of Finance, Corporate Services & Chief Financial Officer on October 1, 2020. Prior to her promotion, she served as Senior Director of Customer Services and Stakeholder Engagement.
She joined FortisTCI in 2008 as Supervisor of Financial Services. In 2011 she was promoted to Manager of Financial Services and played a key role in several major finance projects designed to improve the Company’s treasury and financial reporting processes. In 2012 she was promoted to Director of Customer Services. As the leader in Customer Services, she focused on developing additional customer services in energy audits, automation of customer information and payments via the customer web portal as well as enhancing Revenue Protection Services. She has also served on the committee that developed and introduced Renewable Energy Programs in FortisTCI.
Mrs. Laporte’s goal within this role is to continuously enhance the customer experience at FortisTCI while ensuring that all stakeholder relationships are effectively maintained.
She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree with distinction in Accounting from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. A year later she achieved the professional designation of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), while employed as Principal Auditor for the Turks and Caicos Islands Government. Following this, Mrs. Laporte expanded her auditing career by joining KPMG, one of the leading professional auditing firms in the TCI.