An astute businessman, Mark Myers is the Managing Director of Restaurants of Jamaica Ltd. Mr. Myers holds a BSc. degree in Operations, Transportation and Distribution management from Syracuse University’s School of Management. A believer in contributing to the development of his country, he has served on several boards to include the Bank of Jamaica, JAMPRO (Jamaica Trade and Invest) and the Jamaica Observer Limited.
Mr. Simpson is the Founder, President and CEO of Cornerstone. He is an Investment Banker with over 15 years’ experience having worked in the Caribbean, the United States and Europe in various roles. He holds a double major in Computer Science and Geology and an MBA from the University of the West Indies. He has served on various government, private and charity boards including the Youth Arm of UNESCO, YMCA and the Jamaica Tourist Board where he was the Chairman of the Finance and Audit Committee.
Jason has over 21 years’ of experience, spanning the range of Securities Trading, Investment and Treasury Management, Corporate Finance, and Corporate Banking. Most recently, Jason held the position of VP of Investment Management at the GraceKennedy Group. Jason also headed the Corporate Banking Unit within First Global Bank Limited where his functional responsibilities included the development, execution, and monitoring of business development strategies to grow the corporate banking business; management of credit structuring and assessment in accordance with the requirements of corporate clients within the parameters of the bank’s lending policy; the upgrading of the credit policies of the bank to confirm with current and emerging risks, and management of the credit quality of the portfolio in conjunction with the credit risk management unit of the bank. Jason was also a member of the senior management teams of the securities dealing subsidiaries of Guardian Holdings and GraceKennedy where he led the Asset Liabilities Management Committee (“ALCO”) of GK Capital and served as a member of the GK Group ALCO. Jason is a graduate of the University of the West Indies, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and a Master of Science degree from the University of London.
Mr. Godfrey is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of S&G Road Surfacing Materials Ltd. With over 30 years entrepreneurial experience, Mr. Godfrey has built the entity into one of Jamaica’s leading asphalt manufacturing and road work solutions companies. Since its inception, S&G Road Surfacing Materials Ltd.’s portfolio of completed projects includes parking lots, driveways, multipurpose courts, roadways, roundabouts and related infrastructure projects in partnership with National Works Agency, Gore Development Limited and China Harbour Engineering Corporation.
Mr. Stewart is the General Manager of Stewart Motors Ltd. and he is also involved in leading related family businesses, Stewart’s Auto Sales Ltd. and its affiliated companies, Stewart’s Auto Paints Ltd., Tropic Island Trading Company Ltd. and Silver Star Motors Ltd. Mr. Stewart is also a director of the Automobile Dealers Association and the Richard and Diana Stewart Foundation. Currently, he is a sponsor of the family charity, Kind Hearts, which is run by his children and their cousins.
Mr. Phillip Lee is Group Managing Director for the companies owned and operated by the Lee family. These include Labels & Boxes Ltd. and Rotoflex Jamaica Ltd. which are the leading manufacturers of labels and packaging material in Jamaica. Phillip Lee has over 30 years of experience in the industry and his companies supply many of the largest Jamaican manufacturers including GraceKennedy Ltd., Red Stripe and Salada Foods Jamaica Ltd. He has been involved in numerous successful packaging projects for these companies and continues to be consulted by the owners of major brands for his expertise.
Mr. Domville is the former Chief Operating Officer and Group Treasurer of the Seprod Group of Companies. A Chartered Accountant, he currently serves as a Director of Radio Jamaica Limited (RJR); The Gleaner Company Limited and is also a Trustee of the Seprod et al Superannuation Scheme. He is also a former President of the Jamaica Cooperative Credit Union League Limited.
Mr. Drummond is a business executive and management consultant with over 30 years of experience leading and advising organizations through major strategic transformations. He has held executive appointments at prominent companies in Jamaica and the US, including First Global Financial Services Limited, NIKE, American Express and ITT Sheraton. As a strategy implementation specialist, he has contributed significantly through his research and publications including “Managing Resistance to Change” and “Organizational Turnarounds”. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Mr. Hylton has practiced law for more than 40 years, primarily as a commercial litigator. After a very successful career at the private bar with the firm Myers, Fletcher & Gordon, he was appointed Solicitor General of Jamaica in January 2001, serving in that position until his return to private practice in late 2007. He has extensive experience and expertise in complex commercial matters, especially those involving financial institutions and instruments, constitutional and administrative law, taxation and intellectual property. He specializes in advocacy, with a particular focus on Privy Council appeals (having successfully argued more than 30 appeals). He has chaired numerous public and private sector companies and committees. Chambers & Partners Global in its 2022 edition lists Mr. Hylton as its sole “Star Individual” in business law dispute resolution, and describes him as “the gold standard”.