Geoffrey Norman LEIGH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1933-03-23
Education Haberdashers' Aske's Hampstead Sch, Univ of Michigan
Publications N/A
Recreations photography, reading, golf
Clubs Carlton (hon memb Political Ctee 2004), United and Cecil, Pilgrims, RAC, Wentworth, Palm Beach Country, Palm Beach Yacht, Palm Beach Ocean, Pilgrims USA
Style Sir Geoffrey Leigh
Career chm Sterling Homes 1980-98 (md 1965-80), chm Allied London Properties plc 1987-98 (md 1970-87); dir Arrow Property Investments 2000-06; fndr and first pres Westminster Jr C of C 1959-63; underwriting memb Lloyd's 1973-97; special advsr Land Agency Bd Cmmn for New Towns 1994-96; chm Leigh Academies Tst 2008- (chm of tstees 2010-); memb: Ctee Good Design in Housing 1978-79 (memb Ctee Good Design in Housing for Disabled 1977), British ORT Cncl 1979-80, Int Advsy Bd American Univ Washington 1983-97, Advsy Cncl Prince's Youth Business Tst 1985-2009, Main Fin Bd NSPCC 1985-2003 (hon memb Cncl 1995-), Governing Cncl Business in the Community 1987-2000, London Historic House Museums Tst 1987-98, Somerville Coll (Oxford) Appeal 1987-2006, Royal Fine Art Cmmn Art and Architecture Educn Tst 1988-2000, Per Cent Club 1988-2000, City Appeal Ctee Royal Marsden Hosp 1990-93, Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration 1990-93, Univ of Oxford Chllr's Ct of Benefactors 1991-, Emmanuel Coll Cambridge Devpt Campaign 1994-98, Wellbeing Cncl 1994-2009; chm St Mary's Hosp 150th Anniversary Appeal 1995-2009; cmmr and tstee Fulbright Cmmn 1991-99 (chm Int Advsy Bd 1995-); sponsor The Leigh City Technol Coll Dartford (chm of govrs 1988-2006, chm of tstees 2006-); fndr/sponsor Friends of the British Library 1987- (vice-pres 2000-); fndr Margaret Thatcher Centre Somerville Coll Oxford 1991; treas: Cwlth Jewish Cncl 1983-89, Cwlth Jewish Tst 1983-89; a treas Cons Pty 1995-98; Hampstead and Highgate Cons Assoc: patron 1991-95, pres 1994-97, vice-pres 1997-2005; vice-pres Conservatives Abroad 1995-; tstee: Margaret Thatcher Fndn 1991-2013, Industry in Educn 1993-98, Philharmonia 1992-2000; treas and tstee Action on Addiction 1991-2003; govr: Royal Sch Hampstead 1991-2003, City Lit Inst 1991-98; hon memb Emmanuel Coll 1995, fndn fell Somerville Coll Oxford 1998; hon life memb The Conservative Med Soc 1998; Presidential Citation The American Univ 1987; Freeman City of London 1976; Liveryman: Worshipful Co of Furniture Makers 1987 (memb Ct of Assts 1992, honoris causa 2006), Worshipful Co of Haberdashers 1992; FRSA, FICPD
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