Petronella Crooke, an accomplished, experienced, and qualified Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA), was recently appointed as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla National Bank Ltd. Mrs. Crooke’s tenure with the Bank spans over 23 years, with her career advancing from her initial role as Manager in the Finance Division to Senior Manager, culminating to CFO. In her various roles, she has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience in the accounting and financial activities and operations of the Bank.

Prior to becoming a Certified Accountant, she gained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus in 1999. Years later (2013), she had the privilege of advancing her banking knowledge whilst successfully completing a diploma in Banking and Finance from the Graduate School of Banking in Wisconsin. Mrs. Crooke also gained the designation of Certified International Risk Manager (CIRM) from the Chartered Banker Institute in Edinburg, UK after successfully completing a virtual certification course at the Bahamas Institute of Financial Services in 2022.

Petronella Crooke is a dedicated, responsible, and reliable professional with a personable nature. She is dedicated to both personal and professional development and has maintained an ethical and professional stance in journeying along her career path. She understands the importance of maintaining professionalism and confidentiality in her business relations.

Mrs. Crooke is an active member of the Wesleyan Holiness Church, Stapleton and currently sits on the Local Board of Administration of the church. She is married with two adult children and one teenager.