Bachelor of Science, Punjab University, Lyallpur, 1959. Master of Science, Bradford University, England, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy in Plastic Technology, Glasgow University, Scotland, 1966.
Science officer Agriculture University, Lyallpur, 1959. Technologist BXL (BP), Newton Aycliffe, England, 1965-1969. Research and Development technologist Evode Ltd., Stafford, England, 1969-1976.
Production manager Gulf Plastic Industries, Bahrain, 1976-1979. Plant manager Sappco-Dammam, Saudi Arabia, since 1979.
Married Senga Campbell Parkinson, June 17, 1966 (deceased August 1992). 2 children; married Umber Naseem Qadri, February 3, 1993.