Of the thousands of persons who meet His Excellency each year, many express the wish to observe traditional forms of greeting and ask for such guidance.

  • The President is referred to as His Excellency Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona, SC
  • The First Lady is referred to as Her Excellency Reema Carmona
  • They are jointly referred to as Their Excellencies Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona, SC and Reema Carmona.

When Speaking to their Excellencies

  • On presentation to His Excellency, the correct formal address is “Your Excellency” and subsequently “Sir”
  • On presentation to Her Excellency the First Lady, the correct formal address is also “Your Excellency” and subsequently “Madam” or “Ma’am”
  • On presentation to both, the correct formal address is “Your Excellencies”