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Seeing the World through Rose-Coloured Glasses


Picture courtesy Mark Lyndersay
My name is Jean Michel Gibert and I feel honoured — and lucky — to have produced Calypso Rose’s new album, Forever, at her sweet age of 80.


I am born in South of France, in Nice, a Nicoise. It is through French Trini, Lorraine O’Connor, who become my first wife, and is still a business partner, that I discover that Trinidad and Tobago exist in January 1986. In 2014, I became a citizen. I consider myself as coming from, not a particular part, but from Trinidad and Tobago as a whole.
I am happily remarried since 15 years to Helen Carrington. We have a son, Sebastien, well-known for his line of clothing.

I attended the best commercial school in France, Hautes Etudes Commerciales, a kind of French Harvard. Being part of the Seventies “Beat generation”, I went back-packing all over the world, especially Asia.
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Seeing the World through Rose-Coloured Glasses


Picture courtesy Mark Lyndersay
My name is Jean Michel Gibert and I feel honoured — and lucky — to have produced Calypso Rose’s new album, Forever, at her sweet age of 80.


I am born in South of France, in Nice, a Nicoise. It is through French Trini, Lorraine O’Connor, who become my first wife, and is still a business partner, that I discover that Trinidad and Tobago exist in January 1986. In 2014, I became a citizen. I consider myself as coming from, not a particular part, but from Trinidad and Tobago as a whole.
I am happily remarried since 15 years to Helen Carrington. We have a son, Sebastien, well-known for his line of clothing.

I attended the best commercial school in France, Hautes Etudes Commerciales, a kind of French Harvard. Being part of the Seventies “Beat generation”, I went back-packing all over the world, especially Asia.
Read more

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