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Originally from Edinburgh, Norman took a Business Studies degree there before joining Ernst & Young in London, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant. He then became a Finance Director of a Scottish & Newcastle subsidiary before spending seven years with Mobil Oil working mainly in New York, West Africa, Paris, Turkey, Indonesia, Tokyo, New Zealand, and London.
For the last thirty-five years, he has been based in Richmond, Surrey working with Small and Medium - Sized Enterprises (SMEs) as an adviser, mentor, non-executive director, and corporate financier, advising over 1,000 businesses in the process.
He is currently a Partner in JFP Strategic Planning, a director of Sunningdale Corporate Finance Limited and a director of the rugby club, London Scottish, where he has investor relations responsibilities, helping to raise over £6 million from over 150 investors. He is a regular speaker on entrepreneurship at business conferences and events, carries out group mentoring sessions for the Richmond Chamber of Commerce, chairs the advisory board of the Scottish Business Network, is a business columnist for the River Tribe Magazine and is an ambassador for The Victoria Foundation, a Richmond-based medical charity.