Owen was appointed to the Board from January 2011. Owen trained as a solicitor with Allen & Overy in London. He was a Partner in the commercial law firm Eversheds and as also worked in industry as Legal Counsel and Director of the Wilson Bowden Developments business.
Owen now works as a Consultant on commercial law matters for Hooper & Wollen with an office over looking the boat float in Dartmouth. He also acts as Secretary to the Dartmouth Chamber of Trade and serves the Totnes Renewable Energy Society as Legal Director and Company Secretary.
Owen has recently completed a sabbatical sailing with friends and family from the Dart to cruise for a summer in the Med. He is now a qualified RYA Yacht Master and working towards the qualification to act as an Instructor. He keeps a boat at a local marina.