1923 (April 7): Born in Chelmsford, Essex, England. 1942-1946: Military service - posted to Hong Kong in 1945. 1947-1974: Joined the Hong Kong government - held position of senior treasury accountant of the Public Works Department on retirement. 1953-1977: Member of the Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Police. 1968: Council member of the Hong Kong Lawn Tennis Association. 1969-1971: Secretary, HKLTA/vice-president, HKLTA. 1971-1976: President, HKLTA. Founding member and secretary of Asian Lawn Tennis Federation (1971-75). Executive secretary, Asian Tennis Circuit (1973-75). 1973-1995: Tournament director and company secretary, Hong Kong Tennis Patrons Association. In this period overlooked number of events including Hong Kong ATP Grand Prix events; Viceroy Tennis Classic; Citizen's Tennis Classic; Hong Kong International Tennis Classic; Colgate Hong Kong Tennis Patrons' Classic; Seiko Hong Kong Tennis Classic; Marlboro Canton Grand Prix Tennis Classic; Marlboro Championships Special Event. 1976: Made a Member of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth for services to tennis in Hong Kong. 2000-2007: Consultant to Hong Kong Tennis Patrons Association. 2007 (October 3): Passed away in Fonsorbes, France.