Colin was a founder member of the Club in 1986 and was President in 1994-95. In recent years he has concentrated on helping to promote and expand Rotary’s youth projects and programmes in Alresford. Whilst not an engineer by profession Colin spent his business career in the manufacturing sector latterly as Chief Executive of the Engineering Employers’ Federation (The Manufacturers’ Organisation) in London and the South. In retirement Colin has run a small scale residential and holiday letting business in France and the UK. Married with two children and grandchildren he lives in Old Alresford. His interests are NH racing, rugby, sailing, travel and gardening.