Born 1959 in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, still reside in Johannesburg.
Electrical Engineer (Heavy Current) studied at Wits, specialized in Power System Protection.
Started making knives in 2009
Member of the Rand Bladecrafters Knife makers Club
Mentor: Albie Wantenaar
Motor cycling (riding a 1977 Honda CB 750 F2)