Eddie joined the OPCC as a Policy and Commissioning Officer in December 2018. Prior to joining the OPCC, he worked for Tesco as a superstore general manager for nearly 14 years’, which was extremely challenging, but enjoyable. Before joining Tesco, Eddie also served in the Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy for over 30 years’ seeing combat in the Falkland’s war and taking part in numerous demanding and dangerous operations world-wide. He came up through the ranks to become an officer in 1988 and left as a Lt Cdr in March 2005.
Eddie enjoys keeping fit and following rugby union, in particular Leicester Tigers. He has been married to Veronica for 35 years’ and they have a daughter, Charlotte.