Unconventional, pioneering and enterprising are characteristics readily used to describe the Co-Founder of PROVEN Investments Limited Christopher Williams. Nominated among the top CEOs in Jamaica for the renowned Business Leader Award 2017, Chris has had an illustrious business career as an Executive driving business value in leading financial institutions in Jamaica.
Fast forward to 2019 Chris is the President & CEO of PROVEN Management Limited the management company for PROVEN Investment Limited and he has played an integral role in the success of the company to date – from raising US$30 million of equity exclusively through a private placement representing one of the largest private or public US dollar offerings in Jamaica's capital market history; posting just over US$10 million of profit in its first two years of operation and being the first company to list on the Jamaica Stock Exchange’s US market.
Christopher chairs and serves as director for numerous boards with the most recent appointments being: Chairman - Branson Center of the Caribbean; PROVEN REIT Limited; Jamaica College Foundation; and Jamaica Association for the Deaf. Director - Usain Bolt Foundation; ACCESS Financial Services Limited; PROVEN Wealth Limited; BOSLIL Bank Limited; PROVEN Management Limited and JAMPRO.
A past student of Jamaica College, with a BSc. in Accounting from the University of the West Indies and a M.B.A in Strategic Marketing and Finance from York University in Toronto, Canada, Mr. Williams is an avid sportsman and is married to Michelle. They are the proud parents of two boys.