Bachelor of Science, University Cape Town, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University Cape Town, 1973.
Income tax assessor Federal Government Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Zimbabwe, 1956-1957. Finance journalist Sunday Times and Other, London, 1961-1963. Jun lecturer University Cape Town, 1964.
Editor, assistant editor Fair Lady Magazine, Cape Town, 1964-1972. Lecturer and assistant director Graduate School Business University Cape Town, 1980-1992. Director GSB-UCT, Cape Town, 1993, 1997.
Board directors Foschini, Sanlam, Cape Town, Cadbury Schweppes S. A., Gauteng, South Africa.
Chairperson of International Rectifier Special Projects committee/liaison person National Manpower Commission, Cape Town, 1979-1988. Member Standing communications of Taxation Policy Enquiry, South Africa, 1980-1984. Commissioner and chairperson main panel Margo communications of Enquiry into Tax Structure of South Africa, Cape Town, 1984-1986.
Married Neil Ian Jowell, October 8, 1970. Children: Justine, Nicola.