Former Director of the Office of Utilities Regulation, J. Paul Morgan has died.
He passed away yesterday.
Mr. Morgan was a founding member of the OUR.
He had over 40 years’ experience in utilities, engineering, utilities regulation, management and consulting.
Shadow Minister for Technology, Julian Robinson, is expressing regret at his passing.
Mr. Robinson describes Morgan as playing a pivotal role in the development of the regulatory environment in Jamaica’s telecoms industry during the tumultuous period of liberalization and setting operating standards between Cable and Wireless Jamaica and Digicel.
Mr. Morgan served in various capacities within the public sector, including executive roles at JPS and the National Water Commission.
The PNP General Secretary says Mr Morgan was the epitome of a public servant of high repute and Jamaica, the Caribbean and the international community have benefited tremendously from his expertise.