Quote Originally Posted by Sidewinder View Post
Sure, when he was studying at the LSE

I don't know enough about what Ahern was up to before 1992. TD since 1977 yeah but for a long time after that he was content enough to be a ward boss and a low-level flunky for CJ. Started to put himself forward a bit more from 1989 on (helping negotiate the PD deal). I'd say 1989-1994 is the critical period to focus on, that's when he was recruited.
His history is at one and the same time in full public view and totally obscure.