Alumnus Knighted for Preservation of Historic Barbados Real Estate

August 15, 2016

Recognized for his work preserving Barbados’ most historic buildings and real estate, 1969 University of Miami graduate Paul Bernard Altman was awarded the title of Knight Bachelor, as part of the British Honours System.

Primarily involved in urban renewal programs, Sir Paul Altman also serves as Chairman of the Campus Council at the University of the West Indies, and holds a seat on the Board of the National Art Gallery. He and his family led the restoration of the Nidhe Israel Synagogue in Bridgetown, Barbados capital, and it is currently in its final phase of redevelopment.

Sir Paul is a well-known realtor, local, and philanthropist of Barbados, and has been involved in real-estate for more than 30 years. He currently serves as the managing director of Altman Real Estate Group, which specializes in luxury property for sale and holiday villa rentals in Barbados and the Caribbean.

Read more about his accomplishments on the Barbados Government Information Service.