Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, University London, 1965. Certified, Stanford University, 1983.
Market research executive Fisons Ltd., Felixstone, 1965-1967, personal assistant to Chief Executive Officer London, 1967-1968. Sales and marketing executive Fisons Pharmaceutical, 1968-1970. Commercial director SOV-Fisons, Lyon, France, 1970-1971.
Managing director Laboratory Fisons SA, Paris, 1971-1983. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Laboratory Glaxo SA, 1983-1990. Director international marketing Glaxo Group, London, 1990-1992, director commercial strategy, 1992-1995.
Regional director Japan Glaxo Wellcome PLC, 1995—2000. Retired, 2000
Board directors Opoczuosia, Gindre Duchauany. Chairman Synovis Ltol U.V., since 2001.
Member of Stanford University Alumni Association.
Married Georgina Caroline Potter, December 16, 1967. Children: Alexander, Olivier, Benjamin.