Michael Lee-Chin began his career as a road engineer with the Jamaican government, working his way up to his position as the chairman and founder of Portland Holdings, a privately-held investment firm in Jamaica. He is also the executive chairman of AIC Ltd. And National Commercial Bank. Mr. Lee-Chin was born in Port Antonio, and is a stakeholder in the National Commercial Bank Jamaica and Total Finance in Trinidad and Tobago. He personally owns 250 acres of beachfront in Ocho Rios, as well as homes in Canada and Florida. He has been listed on Forbes Magazine billionaire list for the past four years.