BCom, University Queensland, Brisbane.
Principal John Moore Company, Stockbrokers, Brisbane, 1964-1973. Member Australian Parliament, Canberra, since 1975, minister for business and consumer affairs, 1980-1982, shadow minister for northern development and local government, now minister for defense.
President Liberal Party Australia, 1973-1976, Queensland division, since 1984. Member Queensland Club, Commonwealth Club.
Married Jacqualyn McDonald, January 28, 1980. Children: Simon, Sarah, Andrew.