He a Marine Director trained at sea and ashore with Cunard before joining the founding team that over 20 years developed a specialist ro-ro/container line between Europe and Africa, where the development of security and risk management systems were key to the company’s success.
He spent 10 years running his own consultancy CMR providing Market research, Business Development and PR consultancy to the maritime industry plus due diligence studies and country briefings for the African market.

He joined RTI Ltd in London in January 2011 as Marine Director to help them develop their global marine business. RTI provide; -
 Incident investigation, Expert Witness , Animated Reconstructions
 Security, Risk Management and Safety Management Systems
He is a Director of the Business Council for Africa and the Africa Centre London. He is an Associate Fellow of the Nautical Institute, a member of the UK Ports and Terminal Group and an associate member of the UK Chamber of Shipping.