President of Eka Chemicals de Venezuela C.A., a subsidiary of Eka Chemicals AB , Sweden, and since January 1995, President of Eka Chemicals de Colombia.
Born in Hereford, England, he took a degree in Microbiology at the University of Wales, Cardiff.
Began his career with the Plant Protection Division of ICI in 1965, working for several years in research and development, sales management and marketing of agrochemicals in the Americas and the Caribbean. He was General Manager ICI Venezolana, from 1983 until December 1988 when he was named President. In December 1991 he left ICI to join Eka Nobel de Venezuela C.A. now called Eka Chemicals de Venezuela C.A.
His wife Alina, has her own business. They have three children: Paola, Matthew and Sara. His main leisure activities aree tennis, flying and nature.