Master of Arts, University of Oxford, 1976; Master of Business Administration, Cranfield (England) School, 1984.
Production manager, Alusuisse S.A., Bridgnorth, England, 1976-1979; senior field engineer, Schlumberger, West Africa, 1979-1983; project director, General Electric, Columbus, Ohio., 1984-1990; manufacturing director, Benson Group Plc., Birmingham, England, 1990-1992; divisional managing director, Benson Group Plc., Birmingham, England, since 1992; also board directors, Benson Group Plc., Birmingham, England.
Member Institute Metallurgical Engineers.
Married Rita Kay Barrow, June 7, 1987. Children: Whitney, Meryl.