Dominic was born by the coast in Leigh-on-Sea and enjoys many water sports including mono & bare foot skiing, wake and knee boarding, scuba diving and sailing, an action man who thrives on all challenges.
After breaking his neck in Australia in 1990 while back packing round the world Dominic made his own 28 hour journey to hospital where he underwent a spinal fusion of his C5 vertebrae and went on to make a full recovery.
Having been a type 1 diabetic since the age of ten, Dominic has witnessed many changes in the NHS and medical procedures and regularly writes for many magazines and newspapers including The Telegraph, Balance and Top Gear.
After running his own successful business for many years he was spotted by Channel 4’s ‘Fakin It’ where he undertook the task of training a vicar to become a successful sales negotiator who passed the on screen test first time, beating many well experienced sales people at their own game.
He is a very competitive team player, narrowly missing out on winning Celebrity Total Wipe Out by just one second; competing in Strictly Come Dancing and Hole in the Wall. A keen motorcyclist and lover of American cars he has personally imported both new and second hand cars from the USA and knows the procedure of transportation,duty, tax and clearing imports for their SVA approval
Due to his tenacity for tackling rogue companies and cowboy tradespeople and his passion for solving consumer problems he currently has one of the busiest schedules in TV.
Programmes include Cowboy Builders; Cowboy Traders; The One Show; Don’t Get Done, Get Dom; Saints & Scroungers; Fake Britain; Beat the Burglar; Wrong car, Right car; To Buy or Not to Buy, So You Think You Can Drive, Caught Red handed, Flycatchers & How to Holiday. After investigating and reporting on most tricks, scams and cons used each day by unscrupulous con artists, Dominic has gained an extensive knowledge and regularly appears on TV to warn unsuspecting viewers.