Colin was educated at Lyford Cay School, Nassau, Bahamas and Loretto (1973-1983) and Westminster Hotel School, London (1983-1986).
He was Head of Seton House and Editor of the Lorettonian magazine whilst at Loretto.
He worked in various hotels in London before moving to the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple where he stayed for 33 years. Initially he ran the catering at Middle Temple but for the last decade prior to his retirement in July 2021 he was the Director of Membership and Development.
He is currently learning Welsh at Bangor University on a part-time basis and also runs the administration on a dairy farm on Anglesey.
In his spare time Colin enjoys motorboats, gardening and shooting as well as his 3 dogs.