Terry Davis arrived in Australia from London in 1983. He has lived in Sydney since emigrating from the UK, and is a member of the North Shore Synagogue congregation. He has been enthusiastically Zionist since his teens, as a member of the Federation of Zionist Youth in the UK. He is an occasional contributor to the letter pages of the Australian Jewish News and The Australian, with a distinctly right of centre worldview of domestic and Jewish matters.
Terry is a practicing real estate valuer, being the sole proprietor of TJ Davis & Associates Pty Ltd, mainly dealing with expert witness matters in court and rent review work.
Academic and professional qualifications include a B.Sc. degree in Estate Management from Reading University in the UK, a Master of Commerce Degree in Land Economy from the University of Western Sydney, and membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Australian Property Institute.
Terry has been married to Sue since 1980 and they have two daughters. His interests outside of business include playing tennis and fanatical support of the red and white half of North London Premier League soccer