About Us

Who We Are

Astrape is a Greek word which is translated as light shining (of the gleam of the lamp). Our mission is to be that shining light. We are the caring, knowledgeable, trustworthy, financial company guiding you to financial stability and prosperity through education, sound planning and advice.


Core Values

Accountability – We are accountable to the clients we serve.
Success – We succeed when our clients thrive in managing their money.
Trustworthiness – Our clients’ needs are catered to with the utmost confidentiality.
Reliability – We present financial techniques which are sound.
Accuracy – We equip you with tools to manage your finances efficiently.
Productivity – We strive to help you achieve your financial goals.
Excellence – We commit to serving our clients with excellence.

Mission Statement

Astrape Finance aims to create a community of persons and businesses that understand the tenets of financial management and are able to execute clear and sound corporate and personal finance plans for growth.

Melinda Belle

Founder, Managing Director


Barbadian by Birth

Possesses twelve years of experience in the accounting field, five of which were gained in the offshore banking sector

Acquired a Certificate in Counselling from the Barbados Wesleyan District (2011-2012)

Is a Certified Quickbooks User (2009-2010)

Graduated from UWI Cave Hill with a BSc. Computer Science & Management (Double Major, 2001-2004)

Attended the Barbados Community College and obtained an Associate Degree in Computer Studies (1999-2001)

Attended the Alexandra Secondary School then transitioned to Harrison College (1994-1999)

Is a teacher at heart

Has been the Founder and Financial Consultant of Astrape Finance for the past three years

For further information on Melinda Belle, please view her LinkedIn profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/melindabelle

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