Ghassan Youseph is a first generation immigrant who was born in Syria in 1954 and made Trinidad his home in 1970 at the age of 15.
He attended up to Secondary School Level in Syria before joining the business community in Trinidad.
Ghassan married Arima-born Angela Rahael in 1977 and has been a proud burgess of Arima since 1984.
He has had the privilege of serving as Mayor of Arima from 2010 – 2013 and continues to work avidly for the betterment of the Borough of Arima.
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