Ziggy was educated at the Hasmonean Grammar School, Hendon and Birmingham University.
He was articled to a firm in Lincoln’s Inn and was admitted in 1968. He joined Evan Davies and Co. in 1973, becoming a partner in the firm in 1977. Evan Davies and Co. amalgamated with Lee Bolton & Lee in January 1981. He was chairman of the Management Committee of Lee Bolton & Lee from 1988 to 1999 and retired as a partner to become a consultant to LBMW in 2008.
His interests include voluntary communal work, do-it-yourself, single malt whisky and theatre.