Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Cambridge University, 1972. Master of Arts, Cambridge University, 1976.
Chemical engineer Courtaulds Research, Coventry, 1973—1984. Project manager Courtaulds Grafil, Sacramento, 1984—1986, engineering/project manager Coventry, 1986—1990. Process safety advisor Courtaulds PLC, 1990—1999.
Principal consultant Vectra Group Ltd., Solihull, since 1999.
Priest Church of England, since 1990. Secretary Christians in Secular Ministry, England, since 2000. Member of Textile Institute (associate), Institute Chemical Engineers (associate).