Lance Corbett matriculated from DHS in 1986 and was Deputy Headboy of the School and Headboy of Blackmore House. Lance graduated from Rhodes University with a Bachelor Degree in Mineral Economics and an Economics Honours Degree. He then completed a Masters Degree in Engineering (Mineral Economics) at the University of the Witwatersrand.
Lance joined Rand York Castings (Pty) Ltd. in 1994, and is joint CEO. Rand York Castings specialises in the international trade of specialized steel products. At present, Rand York Castings exports to forty five different countries.