Mr. Anthony Autar will be the Managing Director of the Georgetown office of The Guyana Foundation. He will also coordinate the work of the organization, worldwide.
The Guyana Foundation is a non profit organisation created by a group of highly committed men and women who see the urgent need to contribute meaningfully to the development of the people of Guyana. The Foundation’s work reaches across political and ethnic boundaries to bring relief wherever it is needed.
Mr. Autar is a New York licensed attorney at law who manages an online law office, in addition to his work with the Guyana Foundation. He holds a Juris Doctor degree, with honours, from the
Hofstra University School of Law in the USA, where he was a Health Law and Policy Fellow. He is also an Associate Editor for the Hofstra Law Review.
Mr. Autar also has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English, and a minor in Government & Politics, from St. John’s University. He was the Best Graduating CSEC Student of President’s College in 2003.
Before returning to Guyana last year, Anthony worked as an attorney and law clerk at a Manhattan based health law litigation firm, and was an intern in the leading mental health law practice in the United States. Prior to that, he was the Campus Relations Coordinator at ISO Insurance, one of the largest providers of health insurance to international students in the USA.
Mr. Autar is a member of the American Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, and the Queens County Bar Association, and an international member of the National Bar Association of India.