...Roy AdairChief Executive, Belfast Harbour Commissioners
...Roy Adair, NI Board Member
...Mr Adair's career started with Rothmans International with a variety of engineering and manufacturing management roles.He became Director and General Manager of the Ballymena engineering company, Flexibox at 28.He was the first Chief Executive of the Northern Ireland Quality Centre, established as a key resource for the public, private and voluntary sectors.
In this role he
worked with and facilitated the development of a wide range of organisations.He joined the DDL Group as Managing Director of Irlandus in January 1994 and accomplished turn around to profit within one year.He assumed European Group MD role with responsibility for the other Group company, DDL Electronics in 1996 and also returned it to profit.He
became joint owner (with Sean Ritchie) of Irlandus Circuits in November 1999.Mr Adair
then moved to Belfast Harbour
Commissioners in 2005 were he
took up the role of Operations Director.
A native of Belfast, he
is married with three children.He has a 1st class Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA).