Appointed Governor in July 2009.
A graduate of Southampton University and a chartered accountant, Colin worked for many years as a senior manager at the Automobile Association and latterly at Centrica plc, where he was Group Chief Accountant.
In 2000, he was President of the Southern Society of Chartered Accountants. Now retired, he has taken an active interest in gardening and watching cricket. Colin is married with 3 daughters.
He currently is the Chair of the Finance and Strategy Committee and stepped down as a Pension Trustee on 31 December 2013.