Capt. Branch has served in the Barbados Defence Force as the head of its military intelligence unit. During his military career, he received the Chief of Staff of Commendation for his performance in regional intelligence. He is also the recipient of the Efficiency Decoration of the Barbados Defence Board.
He is a member of the Barbados Port Team previously serving as Information Systems Manager for several years during which time he gained the Certified Information Systems Security Professional designation. He has benefitted from advanced port management studies at Le Harve, France where he was selected as valedictorian. He has also gained the Certified Port Executive designation and has the distinction to be the Port’s first Executive Manager with responsibility for Innovation and Corporate Services.