Previously he had been the Director of Finance at the institution which, as well as being a repository for some of the nation’s greatest historical treasures, is also one of the six copyright libraries in the UK and Ireland. His remit at the Library includes responsibility for finance, procurement, governance, IT, estates, security, human resources and the pension scheme.
Before joining the Library he worked in various local authorities in audit and accountancy roles. He is a Board member of Bronafon Housing Association where he is Chair of the Audit and Ethics Committee.
He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply. He is a Welsh speaker, originally from Powys, but with family ties to the South.