Roy supervises the production line of Waddell Inc., a manufacturing unit that
manufactures molded plastic components for a leading toy manufacturer. He prefers to
see the company use an injection molding machine that has a faster cycle time. Marcus
is a quality control manager in the research and development wing of the company who
has just returned from a trade show with information on Logic Device's new range of
molding machines. Marcus is vested with the formal authority of taking a call on the
implementation of the new logic devices molding machines by his manager, Zhilei.
Roy, Marcus, and Zhilei hold a discussion with the company's employees on why the
company needs to buy the new machine. Who among the following plays the
purchasing role of a "decider" here?