He joined Grace, Kennedy & Co. Ltd. as a management trainee in 1971. Since then he has served as Executive Chairman of Hi-Lo and Medi-Grace Ltd.; Divisional Director, International Business; General Manager, Grace, Kennedy (Merchandise); Divisional Director, Industrial Retail and Trading, and in June 1988 was appointed Director responsible for Corporate Affairs. He retired from active business in June 2007.
He has contributed much to the development of the Jamaican business community through his membership in the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, where he served as President for two consecutive terms. He was President of the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce 2005-2007. He was also Vice President at the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica for one term. He served the Mona School of Business as Executive-in-Residence 2002-2004.
A talented musician and sportsman. He represented Jamaica at the Commonwealth Games and the Central American and Caribbean Games in swimming and water polo. He was President of the Jamaica Golf Association and Vice President of the Caribbean Golf Association.
He continues to play with his band 50/50 and is proficient on the keyboards, guitar and bass.
He served his Alma Mater, Jamaica College as Chairman of the Board of Governors from 1989 to 2005,and now serves as a director of the Jamaica College Foundation.
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