Master of Arts in history with honors, Cambridge (England) University, 1977.
Finance director, Castle Comm. Plc, London, 1983-1991; principal, Cliff Dane Cons., Weston-Super-Mare, England, since 1991; chairman, Media Research Public Ltd., Weston-Super-Mare, since 1992; chairman, Wooden Hill Recording Ltd., Weston-Super-Mare, since 1996; finance director, Screen Machine Ltd., London, since 1997.
Member Institute Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (associate).
Married Maggie Tasnier, August 8, 1987. Children: Jessie, Louie.