He has been a member of the board of directors of Incepta since 1997. He is managing director of Dexia Private Banking in London and chairman of Ely Fund Managers (Holdings) Limited. He is also non executive chairman of AI claims Solutions plc and non executive chairman of Blooms of Bressingham Holdings plc. Prior to the acquisition of Citigate, he had been a non executive director of Citigate since 1988. He is a qualified chartered accountant.