Vivian-Anne Gittens was the Publisher & CEO of the Nation Publishing Co. Limited and the CEO of the Nation Corporation. Mrs. Gittens chaired a number of Nation outreach projects including Greening Barbados, and the Healthy Lifestyle Project. Mrs. Gittens retired from the Nation Group in November 2015.
By training, she is a Certified Management Accountant and a Financial Management Consultant. She has worked as a Management Consultant locally and regionally, and as a Project and Investment Analyst with development agencies in the region.
Mrs. Gittens chaired the Public Utilities Board for the last 5 years of its existence and was the deputy chairman of the Fair Trading Commission. She also sat on the Boards of Sagicor Financial Inc. and Sagicor Life Inc. and currently sits on the board of RBC Royal Bank (Barbados) Limited and Aone Supermarkets Limited. She is a Trustee of the Give Back QC Charity.