A farmer by profession, Joey was Director of the family business, Barrydale Limited, for nearly 30 years until 2005.
He joined The Rank Foundation in 1991 and was appointed Chair in 2013. In 1992 he joined CTVC Limited, an independent British media company, where he was Chair from 2008 to 2012.
An amateur jockey, Joey rode 45 winners in National Hunt races, including the Fox Hunters at Aintree twice, and 110 Point-to-Point victories. Joey was appointed as a non-executive director of Racing Welfare in 2012, and Chair in 2014.