Donville O'Neil Inniss, MP
Former Cabinet Minister, Barbados
Donville O'Neil Inniss is a Barbadian politician and a former Cabinet Minister.
Early life and education
The Honourable, Donville O. Inniss, MP, was born on 1 January 1966. He received his Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) in General Management and a Bachelor of Science Degree, in Public Administration from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados; and a Diploma in Youth and Community Development from the University of Guyana. Mr. Inniss has completed several other courses in Corporate Law, Investment, Promotion/Management, Development of Multi-national Corporations Information Technology, Taxation and Finance.
He was the Managing Director of Horizon Corporate Management Incorporation, from 2007 to 2008, Chief Executive Officer/Owner of Global Overseas Limited from 1999 to 2007 and Vice President of Operations of Information Technology Solutions (Barbados) Limited from 1998 to 2000. Prior to this achievement, he was the Director of Corporate Development, at Sanga International Inc. from 1997 to 1998, and has worked in several capacities both at home and abroad with the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation, from 1993 to 1997.
Inniss’ long business career also includes being Deputy Commissioner-General for Barbados at Taejon, South Korea in 1993. He has also actively involved in community work as a Member/Treasurer of the Democratic Labour Party; as a Public Relations Officer and Vice-President of the Barbados Youth Council and was a Youth Representative on the Board of Directors of the Barbados Family Planning Association. He has hosted a number of radio programmes for the youth on local stations and is a past President of the Rotary Club of Barbados West.
Inniss was unsuccessful in his bid to retain in seat in the 24 May 2018 General Election.
Donville is married to Gail and they have two sons, Kyle and Kofi.