Our Mission Statment

To provide safe, efficient and professional services resulting in the protection of life and property through our innovation and designs and to ensure that our employees are motivated and shareholders are afforded a good return on their investment”

COLE & ASSOCIATES Engineered Safety Systems Limited (ESSL) was incorporated in October 1996 and commenced operation in November 1996.

Since then, the company has grown to become one of the dominant players in the regional systems engineering industry providing a comprehensive range of the most cutting edge technology to meet the needs of any safety, security and sound application.

With the combination of the best products and a very versatile and well-experienced staff, we design, supply, install and maintain system solutions to cater to your needs.

Cole for Security
Cole for Security

Board of Directors

  • Mr. Ian F. Cole - Chairman & Managing Director
  • Mrs. Joyce Cole-Georges - Director
  • Mrs. Jo-Ellen Redhead - Director
  • Mr. Christophe Cole - Director
  • Ms Vicki-Ann Cole - Corporate Secretary
Cole for Security
Cole for Security
Ian F. Cole

Managing Director

As the founder and Managing Director of Cole & Associates, Mr Cole holds overall responsibility for the compan'y operations. Additionally, as the chairman of the board of directors, he is key in the developing of the company's vision and strategic planning.

Vicki-Ann Cole

General Manager

Vicki's portfolio includes the overall managment of the organization with specific reference to the company's Administration. The General Manager provides oversight for the following: Procurement, Customer Service, Sales and Marketing, Safety & Security, Company Assets (Building, plant & equipment Human Resources

Glenda Romany

Finance Manager

The Finance Manager portfolio includes overseeing the company accounting and finance functions including receivables, payables and credit management.

Jason Ho

Operations Team Lead

The OTL heads the Operations Department and is responsible for all new and existing service contracts. He also works closely with the company's Sales and Marketing Department to generate new business for the company

Yessyka Carvajal

Projects Team Lead

The PTL holds responsibility for the various aspects of the company larger installation projects including the coordinating of project engineers, technicians and contractors.

Amos Lezama Senior

Engineering Technician

The job of Senior Engineering technician involves various aspects of the compan'y installation, troubleshooting and service aspects. He is also responsible for the supervision of other technicians and conducting on-site training for new technicians where necessary. Amos is also one of the programmers for various manufacturer's Safety System Controls


Scheduling Coordinator

The Scheduling Coordinator is responsible for the allocation of personnel and resources to where they are needed, when they are needed to allow the company to meet the needs of its clientele most efficiently.

Shawn Bunsee

Health, Safety & Environment

In keeping with both local and international best practices, the HSE officer ensures that the company maintains a safe working environment for all stakeholders both within the company's offices as well as on job sites.

Cheryl-Ann Plaza

Procurement & Logistics Coordinator

The Procurement and Logistics Coordinator oversees the compan'y functions as it relates to liaising with suppliers, importing equipment and materials and ensuring that materials arrive where they are needed when they are needed. Cheryl-Ann is also responsible for the management of the company's inventory, as well as she also provides Assistance to the General Manager for some Administrative functions.

Ryad Rajack

Senior Field Engineer

Ryad portfolio is responsible for the trouble shooting of Safety Systems with faults or to provide solutions for the correction of electronic and mechanic systems. Ryad is also one of the programmers for various manufacturer's Safety System Controls