takes an active interest in various community projects in Bristol and Gloucestershire
was awarded an OBE
in 2010 for his
work in this area.
career has been in farming and rural estate management.
He is currently Chairman of the Trustees of the Berkeley Estate, and has been a keen supporter of Alabaré for several years.
was Master of the Merchant Venturers in Bristol
and Chairman of the St. Monica Trust
for 10 years.
The Trust has achieved an international reputation for its innovative care for people with dementia.
He has a keen interest in education and has been a Governor of several schools.
He was formerly High Sheriff of Avon, and is currently the Vice Lord Lieutenant of Gloucestershire.