John has spent the last 41 years founding growing and selling 2 multi million pound businesses and is 8 years into the next 10 year project. Having attended LaTrobe university in Melbourne studying economics he quickly learned that the real school of business has to be studied by making mistakes and learning from them !! John has spent the past 21 of those years observing some great success stories as well as some very basic blunders! John is also an avid traveller - so far visiting 82 countries on 5 continents and spent 18 years on the ECB D list cricket umpire panel.