His Excellency Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona, ORTT, SC the President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago appointed a Commission of Enquiry into the Construction of the Las Alturas Towers, located at the Lady Young Gardens, Morvant on December 2, 2014.
The genesis of this enquiry came about on September 25, 2014 by Minute No. 2726 when the Cabinet of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago agreed to its appointment. In light of the complexity of the issues involved and the volume of work required to ensure the effective and efficient completion of the commission, it was the view of the Prime Minister the Honourable Mrs. Kamla Persad-Bissesar, that the commission be undertaken by three (3) commission rather than a sole commissioner.
The members of the Commission are as follows:
Former Judge of the High Court and a Justice of Appeal –
Justice Mustapha Ibrahim – Chairman
Lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering and authority on Disaster Management –
Dr Myron Wing-Sang Chin – member
Structural Engineering Authority –
Mr. Anthony Farrell – member
Attorney at Law –
Mrs. Laraine Lutchmedial – secretary