02. Jackson Ritchie – $18.8 million
Jackson L. Ritchie serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Global United Limited. Mr. Ritchie is an ex-naval officer having trained at the Royal Navy College UK and with the British Navy. Between 1977 and 1983, he served in The Royal Bahamas Defense Force in the capacity of Deck Officer and Captain of Fast Patrol vessels.
In 1983, he was appointed to Assistant Port Director and Harbor Master of FreeportHarbour Company. He served there until 1991.
He currently serves as a member of the Bahamas Maritime Authority, having been appointed to that Board in 2002 by the Right Honorable Prime Minister Perry G. Christie. Mr. Ritchie founded Tanja Enterprises Co. Ltd. in 1991.