Tony Thorne MBE is an Englishman, born and technically educated in London, England, but now living in Austria. He originally qualified as a Chartered Design Engineer and subsequently created a well-known company specializing in Very High temperature processing systems and Cryogenic Medical products.
For developments in the field of low temperature (cryo)surgery instruments, the Queen awarded him an MBE. Later he created, and became CEO of, the European Division of an American Corporation specialising in medical laboratory, and computer-related, products.
He has written papers and articles for several technical publications, and has held patents, in such varied fields as nuclear protection clothing, very high temperature furnaces and microbiological laboratory equipment. He also wrote and published his popular semi-autobiography, How to be a Top Executive.
Now retired, he has become an author of short story collections, several non-fiction books, and three novels. He has publishers in America, England, and China. His website URL is: ww.tonythornembe.com