Profiles of BVI Investment Club Presenters & Resource Persons
Mr. Malone is a Charter Member of the BVI Investment Club (BVIIC) and has served as President since its inception in April 1992.
He is a Certified Public Accountant, a BVI Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and is the Managing Director of MWM Corporate Services Limited and Managing Partner of Meade Malone & Co; a partner of the Malone Group Property Investment Ltd and a Director of Abacus Trust and Management Services Ltd.
He also serves as a board member of the BVI Health Authority, the Prospect Reef Resort Management Company Ltd and the St. George’s School Board and is a member of the Mutual Funds Advisory Committee and International Finance Centre, Marketing Advisory Committee.
Mrs. Penn is a Charter Member and has served as the 2nd Vice President of BVIIC since its inception in April 1992 and is the current Chairperson of the BVI Investment Club Foundation.
She is a Certified Public Accountant and is co-owner of three major tourism developments Hodge’s Creek Marina, Tropic Isle Marina and Treasure Isle Hotel as well as a commercial office building, namely, Palm Grove House in Road Town, Tortola.
Ms. Penn is the Manager of Hodge’s Creek Marina Hotel and Treasure Isle Hotel.
Mr. Harrigan is a Charter Member and has served as the Treasurer of BVIIC since its inception in April 1992.
He is a Chartered Accountant, a BVI Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and is a Part Owner and Director of CCP Financial Consultants Ltd, CCP Accountancy Services Ltd, Jasanay Ltd and Javelyne Innovations Inc, a company which provides innovative solutions to financial freedom.
Mr. Romney Penn is a member of the BVI Investment Club since 1992.
Mr. Penn is an architect, with over thirty years of experience in the United States. As one of the major local developers in the BVI, Mr. Penn has designed and developed Rama Villa, Hodge’s Creek Marina, and the two largest privately owned commercial office buildings in Road Town; Palm Grove House and Flemming House. His current project, Treasure Isle Hotel, one of the oldest hotel properties in the BVI, involves a complete refurbishment and redevelopment of the entire property.
Mr. Penn is also the Architect and Project Manager for the Club’s two real estate ventures, Village Cay Marina and Virgin Gorda Yacht Harbour where the redevelopment is already in progress.
Mr. Penn is co-owner of Hodge’s Creek Marina, Tropic Isle Marina, Palm Grove House and Treasure Isle Hotel.
Mr. Simon Potter is a charter member of the BVI Investment Club and has been the Deputy Treasurer since its inception in 1992.
He holds a Bachelors degree in Accounting from the University of South Florida.
He served on the Board of Directors of the Development Bank of the Virgin Islands for a period of 8 years.
Mr. Potter is the Financial Controller of Road Town Wholesale (1975) Limited.
Verlin Crabbe is a charter member of the BVI Investment Club.
He is the Owner and Managing Director of Bolo’s Department Store and Bolo’s Hi-Tech Printery.
He is the Managing Partner of A & B Air-conditioning and Caribbean Office Furniture and a partner in Autland Heavy Equipment Company and AC Construction Company.
He has served of the British Virgin Islands Electricity Corporation Board since 1989 and is currently the Deputy Chairman.
Ms. Richardson is the Club Administrator since August 2001.
She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of the District of Columbia and a Certificate in Legal Studies from the University of the West Indies.