Mr. Arnold Leon Vincent Ingham graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science degree and holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Dalhousie University and Nova Scotia Technical College, as well as a Master of Business Administration from Nova University.
Commencing his career in the electric utility business over 30 years ago, he first joined Bermuda Electric Light Company Limited (BELCO) in 1972 as an engineer and soon after achieved his status as a professional engineer. In 1980 he joined Conyers Dill & Pearman, a leading Bermuda law firm, as Corporate Manager. He returned to BELCO in 1986. Over the next twenty years at BELCO, he was awarded several promotions, and rose to the role of President & Chief Executive Officer in 2007. In January 2008 he was appointed to his current position of President & Chief Executive Officer of the Ascendant Group
Junior Minister Ingham is passionate about making a difference in the community and dedicates a significant amount of his personal time to many local, government, education and professional organizations.
As a Professional Engineer, registered in both Bermuda and the Province of Nova Scotia, he has served as President of the Bermuda Association of Professional Engineers and as Chairman of the Bermuda Professional Engineers Registration Council.
Junior Minister Ingham was the first Chairman of the Bermuda Land Development Company and has served on the Government Employment Tribunal, the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce, the Essential Industries Disputes Settlement Board, Telecommunications & Broadcasting Commission, Airport Advisory Committee and as a member of the Bermuda College Strategic Plan Action Team. He is a past Chairman of the Warwick Academy Board of Directors and currently serves as Deputy Chairman of the Board of Education and Board of Tourism. He is a member of the Board of Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) and the Bermuda First Steering Committee.