With over twenty-five (25) years of experience in the hospitality industry cost control and purchasing, and property management, he has worked with several regional and international hospitality brands and served on the Board of the Intimate Hotels of Barbados.  Roy is a Business Management graduate of Reading University UK, is certified in Purchasing and Inventory Management from the Barbados Institute of Management and Productivity and holds several Marriott International Management certificates. He trained with the Licensed Trade Stock Auditors of England. He entered the profession after seeing its scope and potential as a Trainer for Micros Fidelio, a leading IT solutions vendor and hosting provider for the hospitality, retail, travel and cruise industries, where he installed POS systems and trained management and staff. He has also worked with NDC Stocktaking Services in the UK, and Marriott International.