Donald was born in the USA and is now a British citizen. He read Economics in South Africa and later qualified as a chartered accountant with PWC.
After qualifying, he came to the UK for further experience and training. He was married in the UK and returned to South Africa where we had two children. He joined GKN CHEP SA, a start-up owned by GKN Plc. It was hugely successful and, after 12 years, he returned to the UK. Donald has held a number of CFO roles in the USA and Europe in quoted and unquoted companies and subsidiaries.
In his spare time, he enjoys flying small planes and cycling.