Tony was born in Parktown North and was christened at the Parktown North Methodist Church in the 1930’s. He is a widower with 3 adult children. His daughter and son, and their children, live on the same property that has been in the family since 1910.
Tony holds a BA (Hons) and part B SC (Mining). He has held key positions in the advertising industry in SA, and was instrumental in introducing the Benson & Hedges Series night cricket to the country.
He is a past Vice Chairman of the Parkview CPF and Chairman of the Trust & Properties Commission of the Parktown North Methodist Church.
He enjoys, amongst other things, Anglo-Boer War history and restoring and rallying vintage motor cycles.