Grammy-winning British music producer. He produced 1980s hit songs for such artists as Sting, The Police, and Genesis.
He began his career at Advision Studios and later worked for The Townhouse.
He was inspired to become a record producer after he listened to Elton John's Tumbleweed Connection album.
He grew up in Buckinghamshire, England.
He won Grammy Awards for his work on 1985, 1989, and 1993 albums by singer Phil Collins.