Born and raised in Melbourne. Medical student at University of Melbourne. He completed MBBS, FRACS. He then undertook further advanced vascular surgical training in UK between 1979 and 1982.Consultant Vascular Surgeon role was commenced at Prince Henry and Western Hospitals in Melbourne from 1983 until 1991. Transferred to St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne in 1991 as Consultant Vascular Surgeon, where he became Director of Vascular Surgery 2008-2015. His main special interest area in vascular surgery has been in endovascular techniques in vascular reconstruction, this pertains to aneurysmal and occlusive arterial disease.Development of Endovascular Arterial Reconstructive techniques in the treatment of complicated Aortic Aneurysm Disease and Arterial Occlusive Disease with special interest in developing techniques in fenestrated and branched endografting of aortic aneurysms.