Consul General, Toronto
Mr. Lloyd Wilks, Consul General of Jamaica at Toronto assumed duties on January 5, 2015.
Mr. Wilks is a career diplomat with over 25 years of experience in the Jamaican Foreign Service. He was formerly the Director of the Diaspora and Consular Affairs Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade and has been actively involved in Jamaica’s citizen diplomacy for several years.
During his career, he also worked in the areas of protocol, foreign trade and international economic affairs, and has served overseas in various capacities at the Jamaican Consulate General, Toronto; Jamaican High Commission, London and the Jamaican Embassy, Havana.
Mr. Wilks holds a MSc. in International Business from the South Bank University in London; an MA in Diplomacy and International Relations from the University of Westminster, London; and a BSc. in Geography and the Social Sciences from the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus. A former Major League footballer for the Bull Bay Football Club, Mr. Wilks enjoys farming, horseback riding, swimming, chess and dominoes.