Paddy Briggs worked for the Oil Company Shell for 37 years, retiring in 2002 to pursue other interests. He is now a writer, journalist and blogger – specialising in sport, politics, the Arts, pensions and his professional business subject of brand and reputation management.
Paddy’s biography of the Kent and West Indies cricketer John Shepherd - John Shepherd - The Loyal Cavalier - was published in June 2009.
Paddy is a member of the Sports Journalists Association and the Cricket Writers’ Club.
He has a monthly column in the pensions magazine Pensions Age (“Pensions People”) and was for four years one of two pensioner-elected Trustee Directors of the £13 billion Shell Contributory Pension Fund.