Victor has a Doctorate in Organic Chemistry and spent all of his professional career working for ICI. His many roles ranged from running large R&D departments both in the UK and US, to being President of a Joint Venture company in Houston Texas. His final years prior to retiring as a senior executive in 1998 included running several global businesses, strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions and purchasing for the Petrochemical and Plastics Division.
Victor has lived in Leeds for 30 years with his wife Loretta a now retired consultant systems analyst and they have 2 children and 7 grandchildren.
Fundraising and community engagement has been a passion for many years. He has been a long term member of the LJWB fundraising group FLAG. For the past 15 years he served on committees in the LJWB covering the Care and Wellbeing areas.
Victor’s hobbies include keeping fit in the gym, running actively managed stock market portfolios and travelling the world as a tourist rather than on business!