Born in 1930 Ron qualified in 1954 as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
After National Service he progressed From Senior accountant in Stewarts and Lloyds via Financial.
Director and Company secretary of a light engineering Company ,subsidiary of a major American corporation to Financial Manager of their European Fastener Division.
Retiring on health grounds in 1990 he was retained to assist the Group President to advise on Group finance, Pensions and Trustees.
Ron married his childhood sweetheart in 1956 his interests apart from family and friends include running, music and travel.