Colin graduated from Churchill College, Cambridge in 1986 with a degree in Natural Sciences, specialising in Geology, and qualified as a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries in 1993. He joined the London pensions team of Barnett Waddingham in 1990, having previously worked for Bacon & Woodrow.
- Designated Professional Body (DPB) Board member
- Professions's 'Designated Professional Body' Committee (responsible for the regulation of Actuarial firms under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000)
- Current Chairman of EURACS