Joined Cave Shepherd & Co. Ltd as Chief Executive Officer in 2006. Prior to joining Cave Shepherd, John worked for the Goddard Group of Companies from 1988 to 2006, the United States Agency for International Development from 1986 to 1988 and the London and Barbados offices of PricewaterhouseCoopers (then Price Waterhouse).

Past appointments include former Chairman of the Barbados Private Sector Association, Barbados Investment & Development Corporation and the Barbados Institute of Management & Productivity (BIMAP). Former President of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry, former Deputy President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados and former Director of Barbados Tourism and Investment Inc

Mr. Williams holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Manchester University. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (FCA) and the institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (FCA).