Montserrat profile - Leaders
Head of state: Queen Elizabeth II, represented by Governor Adrian Davis
Chief minister: Donaldson Romeo
Donaldson Romeo's newly formed People's Democratic Party came to power with an overwhelming victory in the September 2014 elections.
It won seven out of nine seats to defeat the Movement for Change and Prosperity of incumbent Chief Minister Reuben Meade.
Born in Montserrat in 1962, Mr Romeo, a journalist and former artist, was elected to Montserrat's parliament as an independent in 2011.