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Ward Sykes

Vice President - Legal & Corporate

Raised in Calgary, Alberta, Ward has practised law in Canada and the Cayman Islands. Prior to joining Dart he was a commercial litigator with a focus on general commercial, property and employment disputes with advocacy experience before trial and appellate courts and tribunals in both Cayman and Ontario. At Dart Enterprises, Ward leads a dedicated team of over 17 including attorneys, paralegals and other legal/corporate personnel providing legal and corporate advice and services to Dart's diverse group of companies. Ward attended the University of Saskatchewan earning a Bachelor of Arts (Economics and Political Science) and a Juris Doctorate.

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  • Dart Enterprises Ltd. | Vice President Legal and Corporate (2010–Present)
  • Appleby | Litigation Lawyer (2001–2010)
  • Qualified Ontario, Canada (non-practicing)
  • Qualified Cayman Islands


  • Ward is an on-call Hyperbaric Technician with Cayman Hyperbaric Services.
  • He was the moderator and organiser of a Cayman Islands Strata Law conference and has served on a Strata Law reform committee.
  • Former Chair of the Cayman Islands Labour Tribunal
  • In his free time, Ward enjoys outdoor activities: climbing, motorcycles, kayaking and skiing.