Bachelor in Economics and Political Science, University Otago, New Zealand, 1968. Master of Arts in Economics, University Cantabery, New Zealand, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Management, Brunel University, England, 1984.
With Esso (Exxon) Malaysia, 1968-1971. Executive Tractors Malaysia Ltd., 1972-1975. Director Sime Darby Plantations, Malaysia, 1975-1981.
Chief training and management World Bank, Washington, since 1981. Adjunct professor Graduate School Management and Technology University Maryland, College Park.
Treasurer NESA Cooperative Society, Malaysia, 1979. Chairman Planters Cooperative Society, Malaysia, 1979-1981. Member of Rotary (president Port Dickson, Malaysia chapter 1971), Negri Sembran.
Married Florence Sebastian. Children: Simeon, Malini.