A committed Christian, Adrian is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Practitioner by profession. He also has an MA in Theology.

Adrian is married with two children. Between 1999 and 2006 the family worked with Interserve, a Christian mission agency in Central Asia. He continues his interest in world mission as a trustee of Turkic Belt Ministries, a mission working in Central Asia. He is a deacon and occasional preacher at Calne Baptist Church. Prayer is very important to Adrian and he is part of the leadership team of Heart For Calne, an interdenominational prayer group praying for the advance of God’s Kingdom in Calne.

Adrian supports Reading Football Club and is interested in world affairs. He enjoys travel (particularly by train), walking and gardening.