Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, London University, 1967.
System programmer, English Electric Leo Marconi, Kidsgrove, 1967-1969; lecturer, Rugby College of Engineering Technology, 1969-1972; senior lecturer, Lanchester Polytechnic, Rugby and Coventry, 1972-1982; principal lecturer, Coventry Polytechnic, 1982-1985; associate head, Coventry Polytechnic, 1985-1993; chair of division, Coventry University, since 1993. Director Surf Europe Ltd. Owner, chief consultant QSOFT, since 1980.
Vice-chairman Parish Council, Yelvertoft, since 1975. Governor Primary School, Yelvertoft, since 1993. Fellow British Computer Society.
Married Margaret Gordon Wilson, January 27, 1968. Children: James, Benjamin, Thomas.