He studied at Trinity Hall, Cambridge and Wolfson College, Oxford as well as the College of Law at Guildford. He was Chair of Stonewall from 2013 to 2012. He received a CBE for "servioces to equality and diversity" in 2011.
He is also Chair of Modern Art Oxford and a trustee of the Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fund.
He was listed as number 30 in the Pride Power List 2011.
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