Qualified teacher with qualifications in mathematics and radio design, he has spent his career designing and developing leading-edge technology applications in the education and commercial arena. Held management positions in both private and state funded organisations, his expertise has been recognised by the UK Government for whom he helped deliver new projects and to support initiatives. He has been involved in a number of start-ups both in the UK and the USA. He has extensive knowledge of computer networking, application development and software coding. In WaveReach his particular interest is in rural data communications, agritech solutions and independent support living.