Newton Fortuin is 49 and based in Cape Town South Africa. He has two children, a 29 year old daughter Rori (a medical doctor) and a 25 year old son Jarrod (an IT analyst).
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pure Mathematics and Computer Science as well as a post graduate degree in Business, and lectures Business Analysis.
His other interests are diverse, ranging from from having an active outdoor life - including track and field training - to writing on science, philosophy, politics, contemporary events, and whatever else may inspire him at the time.
At one time he worked as a radio DJ on a local music station and Talk Show host on the largest radio station, 567 Cape Talk, and played the role of romantic hero in a movie.
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