|Year of Birth:
||TAA Member No:
6 Nursery Road,
|Permanent Phone Number:
||+44 (0) 1634 379186
||Mobile Phone No:
||+44 (0)7905 425011
|Record of posts and assignments
||Consultant in Biosecurity Law and Regulation
||Took early retirement in 2006. Since then providing consultancy services and training in law, regulation and technical aspects of Sanitary and Phytosanitary issues, including risk analysis, legislative reviews and legal drafting, pesticides, quarantine, food safety, etc.
||Key Legal Expert
||British Standards Institution/EC
||Harmonisation of Russias laws in line with EU and WTO including legislative drafting, training in law, risk analysis and other SPS issues..EC-funded project Approximation of EU and RF legislative and methodological basis in Sanitary and Phytosanitary area
||Reader in Biosecurity Law & Risk Assessment
||Department of Law, University of Greenwich
||UK-based. Short visits to various countries.
||Research, consultancy and training in Biosecurity law and regulation, (see below). Lecturing in law.
||Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich
||UK-based. Short visits various countries
||Research/consultancy (DFID, EC, IFAD, GTZ, etc.) in legal and regulatory affairs in Biosecurity (agriculture/environmental protection; phytosanitary operations) incl. plant quarantine and pest risk analysis, pesticides control, fruit fly quarantine/eradication. Teaching and training in these and other subjects.
||In-Service Training Scheme: advanced study in plant pathology and diagnostics.
||ODA (OSAS)/Govt. of Belize
||Plant Pathologist i/c Plant Protection & Quarantine Section. Executive Officer of Pesticides Control Board.
||Plant Pathology R&D; extension and advisory services.
||Lecturer in Botany
||University of West Indies
||Lecturer and research in microbiology etc.
|Skills, expertise and qualifications
||Agriculture / Environment/Training and Education
||Agrochemicals, Crop Protection, Horticulture, Institutional/Organisation, Public Sector Reform (including Legal and Regulatory Issues), Quarantine, Training, Tree Crops
||BA Agriculture, Oxon., June 1971. PhD Soil Microbiology, Stirling, Dec. 1974.
Common Professional Examination (Law), July 1997. LLM, 1999.
|Countries worked in:
||Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bosnia-Herzogovina, Botswana, China, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Georgia, Honduras, India, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kazakstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Kenya, Liberia, FYR Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mongolia, Nepal, Poland, Runion, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Seychelles, St Helena, St Vincent & Grenadines, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, United Kingdon, Uzbekistan, Zambia
||English (MT); French (good); Thai (good); German (fair); Spanish (good)