Current Employer/Organisation Name
What have you been doing since leaving Exeter, and what are you doing now?
I worked in the UK for about 10 years and emigrated to Canada in 1979. I worked for a number of organizations in Toronto and retired 12 years ago
Why did you choose this career? And what do you enjoy most about your work?
Not sure I can give an accurate answer. I spent much of my career in senior management roles and I enjoyed the responsibility that went along with that.
Please tell us if you were a member of any societies, groups or sports clubs?
I played for the University football team – three years in the first team. My picture is I believe is still on the University web site – the 1969 team is shown there (I was the goalkeeper). I also played on the University tennis team.
What did you enjoy most about your programme and what was the biggest highlight?
Graduation and the ceremony. The fact I got an advanced degree which had been my ambition while at high school.
What did you enjoy most about studying here?
Great campus and I met a lot of friends
Why did you choose to study at Exeter?
It was my first choice and I got the necessary A level grades.
What skills and experiences have been most useful for your career?
As a math student I have always been “good with numbers” and a good critical thinker.
What advice would you give to a current student who wishes to pursue your career?
Do what I did and emigrate to Canada!!!
What are your plans for the future?
Lie as long as I can and enjoy my retirement.