Andrew Hoo is not an unfamiliar name. He was chief of the Police Department and in the past months served in the management team of the Fire Department where he did well, according to the Minister. He was placed at the Fire Department for 6 months and tasked with specific objectives.
According to the Minister, Mr. Hoo did accomplish many important tasks in the short time he served at the Fire Department but is now ready for a new challenge. The Minister emphasized that Mr. Hoo’s background is in border protection and law enforcement. Based on this, the Minister proposed his plans for Mr. Hoo to the Council of Ministers as the new chief of the IASA/Immigration of Aruba.
As to the meeting with the unions, this went well and the unions were pleased and positive with this nomination. According to the unions representing the IASA employees, they have been requesting a change in management for a while now and are now excited with this decision. The Minister evaluated Mr. Hoo’s experience and expertise talked to him and agreed he was the right man for the position at the IASA/Immigration Aruba.