The Founder

Kadeen Mairs

Founder and Majority Shareholder

Kadeen Mairs is a Jamaican businessman, investor and philanthropist. He is currently CEO and Founder of Dequity Capital, a privately held investment Company with Assets under management exceeding J$3billion. Dequity owns a collection of business in different industries including financial services, healthcare, technology and Real estate. Kadeen, widely regarded as a visionary entrepreneur and strategist whose philosophy of “solving problems and creating businesses with the solutions” has resulted in extraordinary business success and becoming one of Jamaica’s youngest self-made billionaires. Kadeen has over 16 years of experience in the financial sector, starting at 18 working within Credit Unions, Commercial Banks, Investment Banks, Venture Capital Companies and the Founding of Micro Finance Company Dolla Financial Services and listing it on the Jamaica stock exchange with one of the largest oversubscriptions in the history of the Junior Market. Among his many personal accomplishments, Kadeen holds a BSc in Business Administration. He is also a Certified Expert in Micro Finance from Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Germany and holds an Executive Certificate in Private Equity and Venture Capital from Harvard Business School. Kadeen is a member of the Forbes business council and was awarded young entrepreneur of year 2022 by the Montego Bay chamber of commerce. In 2023 Kadeen Adopted the Grange Hill Health Centre in his hometown and made a donation of $5million dollars.