Roy is a non-executive board member of Barbican Insurance Group and brings over 30 years of investment experience working in a variety of public and private investment vehicles. He is one of the founding partners of Canyon Road Capital L.P. and is responsible for the overall direction of the business, including risk management, administrative organization and institutional investor relationships. He also serves as a non-executive board member of TransEngen.
Prior to forming Canyon Road Capital, Roy was the chief operating officer and an equity partner of Carlson Capital, L.P., a Dallas based, non-directional hedge fund which manages in excess of $5 billion. As chief operating officer, Roy’s responsibilities included; building, staffing and managing Carlson’s operations, as well as, developing and managing the investor relations and marketing group. In addition to serving as chief operating officer for Carlson, he served on Carlson's management committee, multiple operating and risk management committees, and as a member of the firm's board of directors. He has also held various positions with the Redstone Companies (Houston), Kidder Peabody/PaineWebber (Houston), Texas Commerce Bank (now JPMorgan Chase, Houston) and Arthur Andersen (Houston).
Roy holds a BBA in Accounting from Texas A&M University.