Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University Liverpool, England, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University Liverpool, England, 1991.
Research manager Unilever, Wirral, England, since 1991. Member Institute Applied Catalysis Technology Committee, London, since 1996. Affiliate Leverholme Centre Innovating Catalysis, Liverpool, England, since 1995.
Member Small Organic Chemicals Sector Association, since 1996. Industrial Doctor of Philosophy supervisor Liverpool University, since 1991, Hull University, 1992-1995, Queens University Belfast, since 1993, Manchester University, 1992-1995.
Member Royal Society Chemistry (chartered chemist), Society Chemical Industry.
Married Maureen Ann-Marie Healy, August 24, 1996.