Mr. Julian Castillo

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Mr. Julian Castillo

Chairman – Emeritus

Name: Jorge Julian Castillo
Date of birth: Born on December 13, 1946
Place of birth: Belize City
Married for 49 years, has four daughters and five grandchildren.

Major achievements in life:

  • Qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant.
  • Co-founder of accounting firm in Belize.
  • Was Belize’s second Chief Scout.
  • Received the Silver Wolf Award in Scouting (the highest award in Belize’s Scouting program).
  • Received the Leopold (Poly) Balderamos Lifetime Achievement Award (for a high degree of initiative and outstanding devotion to duty of the most exceptional nature in private, professional and Scouting life).

Educational background and notable awards:

  • Attended St. John’s College.
  • Attended University of the West Indies (B Sc in Accounting).
  • Attended Newcastle England Polytechnic College (Qualified as a Chartered Certify Accountant).

Work facts and contributions:

  • Employed and trained many young persons in accounting and auditing for over twenty-five years.

Significant contributions in the community:

  • Served the Scout Movement in several voluntary key leadership positions for many years.
  • Served as President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Belize.
  • Served as treasurer of the International Financial Services Association of Belize.
  • Served as chairman of The Belize Scout Foundation for several terms.