Director of Sterling Property Management
Roy has always had a passion for property
With 30 years’ experience in the motor trade which lead to him owning a dealership, Roy has always had a passion for property. With a hands on approach over the years he has renovated many properties which has given him many useful contacts in the various building trades. With this experience and frustrations with dealing with a property manager for one of his properties led to him establishing Sterling Property Management. Since then the business has grown from strength to strength with a rapidly growing book of business.
Outside of work, Roy is a member of various Isle of Man heritage Trusts and together with his wife Gill support the re-enactment for the likes of “Island at War”
A chat with Roy
When you were growing up, what did you want to be?
If you could give a younger version of yourself some advice what would it be?
Be a Rock Star.
What makes you happy?
Making other people happy.
Name 5 guests dead or alive you would invite to a dinner party?
Jesus, A Viking called Gaut, Paul Scanlon, Satan, Judas Iscariot.
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Do you prefer Indian or Chinese food or another cuisine?
Favorite TV programme?
What is the best invention ever?
I would have to say the car.
What was the first concert you attended?
Dr Feelgood at the Palace Lido.
Can you change the oil in a car?
With a background in the car industry I have done that more times than I wish to remember.
If you could have a super power what would it be?
I would like to be able to fly
Who is the most famous person you’ve met?
Ian Paice the drummer from Deep Purple
If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would buy?
A house each for my daughters.
If you could time travel, which era would you visit?
The medieval period
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Determined, creative and a little crazy.
What is the first record you bought?
Tiger Feet by Mud.