Assistant principal Ministry Agriculture, England, 1973-1976. 2d secretary Foreign Office, England, 1976-1977, 1st secretary Belgium, 1982-1985. Principal Ministry Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, England, 1978-1982.
Vice president cabinet of Lord Cockfield Commission of European Communities, Brussels, 1985-1988. Assistant secretary Ministry Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, 1988-1992. Principal private secretary Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster, 1992-1995.
Deputy head European secretariat Cabinet Office, 1995-1997. Chef de cabinet Route Honorary Neil Kinnock, Commissioner for Transport, V.P. E.C., 1997-2000. Director British Airways, since 2000.