My name is John Revington, and I am a British freelance editor and proofreader with many years’ experience designing, writing, and editing a broad range of paper and electronic documentation.
Attended top private schools in the UK, followed by a university education to MSc level:
The King's School, Canterbury (UK), University of Reading (UK), University of the Witwatersrand (S Africa).
Published papers in zoology and worked as a researcher in medical schools for several years in London and Johannesburg.
Edited dissertations and theses on psychology, neuroscience, modern history, marketing, education, and social studies, from Australia, Germany, Israel, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, and the UK.
Worked in operational, consulting, and managerial positions for large corporations (Barclays Bank, IBM, Philips, Foster Wheeler, Nedbank, Santander Bank) in the UK, Australia, and South Africa.
Worked in research and technical positions for Hoechst AG and Schlumberger UK.
Worked as a freelance technical writer, editor, and project manager in the UK.