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Keywords: Lived in Europe, Asia and Australia. Now I live and work in Washington DC. Special places I know well: Singapore and England. International law and development; banking & corporate finance. ✈ Travel. Pilates & the gym. Literature, Art, Film.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
I love travelling, and meeting new people, in different places.
Music, Movies, and Books
Too many to include here...I have an artistic side. It's introspective, meditative, but also not too serious. I appreciate good photography, art films, paintings, literature and of course, good music. As I write this, I'm thinking of the Rodin exhibition I just saw not too long ago in Montreal. There are of course others, painters, and writers, that I appreciate and enjoy. I also like good live music; I think I know what's good when I hear it, and then it's delightful.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
My life is a two-part story:
Part I. Left home at 17 to live in England.
Part II. Decided on a legal career at 28.
So far, I've never looked back.
Teach, Learn, Share
We never stop learning about ourselves through interacting with others.
What I Can Share with Hosts
The culmination of my experiences living, studying and working in Asia, the US, and England, has made me what and who I am today...basically, an evolving work-in-progress. Many parts put together...make us who we are. I suppose I can sincerely and graciously share who I am, with anyone who hosts me.
Countries I’ve Visited
China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Italy, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, Japan, Netherlands, Singapore, United Kingdom, United States