Over 15 years' experience in a variety of industries, including nonwovens, composites, and pharmaceuticals. He has held increasingly senior roles in business management, sales, marketing, and business development, and formerly served as global business director at Johns Manville. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Michigan Technological University and a Master of Business.
Consultant for the Boston Consulting Group. He has also served in a variety of roles for the U.S. government, including within the U.S. Defense Department and the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. Mr. Copley holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
Edge Hill College (now Edge Hill University) in Ormskirk, Lancashire. While studying, he took part in a college theatre production. An impressed tutor suggested he should become an actor, and applied to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) for an application form on his behalf; Pryce was subsequently awarded a scholarship to RADA. When he joined Equity, he took "Jonathan Pryce" as his stage name because his birth name was too similar to that of a performer already represented by Equity.