Ramlogan Roopnarinesingh is the new President of the Contractors Association of Trinidad and Tobago.
He replaced Mickey Joseph as CATT Head on Saturday.
In the leadership position Mr Roopnarinesingh has several areas high on his agenda.
They include pushing for more local content in work offered by the state, procurement legislation, payment of outstanding funds to contractors and ensuring improved quality and standard in the issue.
Mr Roopnarinesingh highlighted the areas during a News Power Now interview this afternoon adding that boosting the image of the sector is vital.