Born and brought up in North-West London, Clive when first married to his wife, Elaine, lived briefly in Muswell Hill before moving to Borehamwood in 1975.
He has worked in Tertiary education, the City and voluntary sectors but only became involved in local politics fairly recently when elected to serve on the Town Council for Brookmeadow in 2011. Clive also served for a year on the Hertsmere Borough Council in 2014-15 and has stood for the County for North Borehamwood. He was re-elected to Elstree & Borehamwood Town Council in 2015 for Hillside ward.
Clive has been a long-time warranted member of the Scout Association, is a member of the Elstree & Borehamwood Synagogue, The Rotary Club of Elstree & Borehamwood, the Elstree Lawn Tennis Club, the Elstree Green Belt Society, the Woodcock Hill Village Green committee and the Aldenham Country Park Trust, as well as helping with the Wednesday DR96 drop-in.
This is his second term as Mayor.