Chartered accountant, University New Zealand, 1960. Bachelor of Commerce, chartered secretary, University New Zealand, 1961. Cost and management accountant, University New Zealand, 1963.
Master of Commerce, University Auckland, 1966.
Assistant accountant, E.O. Faber Ltd., Auckland, 1956-1958;
assistant secretary, Kauri Timber Company Ltd., Auckland, 1959-1961;
chief accountant, Fletcher Timber Company Ltd., Auckland, 1962-1963;
secretary, Fletcher Group Services Ltd., Auckland, 1964-1971;
corporation planning manager, Fletcher Holdings Ltd., Auckland, 1972-1979;
general manager, Fletcher Consulting Superior vena cava syndrome Ltd., Auckland, 1980-1982;
senior management consultant, PA Management Consultants Ltd., Auckland, 1983-1989;
managing director, Hume Management Consulting Ltd., Auckland, since 1990. Current cost accounting manual author U. Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand, 1976-1978. Lecturer accounting U. Auckland, 1959-1966.
Director Designtec Management Ltd., Bangkok, 1991-1998.
Fellow Institute Chartered Accountants of New Zealand (examiner and moderator in accounting 1959-1979). Member Institute Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, New Zealand Strategic Management Society (past national president and councilor).
Married Lynette Laura Goode. Children: Patria Anne, Sheralyn Marie, Jarrod Charles.