Governor Designate Roper arrives Monday

Governor Designate Martyn Roper

Incoming Governor Martyn Roper is scheduled to participate in a full slate of events following his arrival in Cayman on Monday around 11:30 a.m.

After he and his wife Elisabeth are welcomed by Premier Alden McLaughlin and other government officials on the airport tarmac, they will then be escorted to Government House before returning to George Town for an official swearing-in ceremony at the Legislative Assembly at 3 p.m.

Mr. Roper is expected to give his first speech as Cayman governor at the swearing-in ceremony before inspecting a second police guard of honor outside the assembly building. The public are invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony.

Later that day, there will be an invitation-only welcome reception from 6-8:30 p.m. at his new home, Government House on Seven Mile Beach, which will include ministers and other top government officials.