(Maurice) Sydney LIPWORTH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1931-05-13
Education King Edward VII Sch Johannesburg, Univ of the Witwatersrand (BCom, LLB)
Publications N/A
Recreations tennis, music, theatre
Clubs Queen's, Reform
Style Sir Sydney Lipworth, QC
Career admitted slr SA 1955, called to the Bar SA 1956, called to Bar Inner Temple 1991 (hon bencher 1989); barr Johannesburg 1956-64, practising barr One Essex Court London 2002-; co dir 1965-67, dir Abbey Life Assurance Gp 1968-70; dir Allied Dunbar Assurance plc (formerly Hambro Life Assurance plc) 1971-88 (jt md 1980-84, dep chm 1984-87), chm Dunbar Bank 1983-88, chm Allied Dunbar Unit Tsts plc 1985-88 (md 1983-85); chm Zeneca Group plc 1995-99 (dir 1994), dep chm National Westminster Bank plc 1993-2000; dir: J Rothschild Holdings plc 1984-87, BAT Industries plc 1985-88, Carlton Communications plc 1993-2004, Centrica plc 1999-2002, Goldfish Bank Ltd 2001-04; chm: Monopolies and Mergers Cmmn 1988-93 (memb 1981-93), Financial Reporting Cncl 1994-2001; memb: Ctee on Financial Aspects of Corporate Governance 1994-95, Sr Salaries Review Body 1994-2002; chm Bar Assoc for Commerce, Finance and Industry 1991-92, memb Gen Cncl of the Bar 1991-94; chm of tstees: Philharmonia Orchestra 1993- (tstee 1982-, dep chm 1986-93), NatWest Gp Charitable Tst 1994-2001; tstee: Allied Dunbar Charitable Tst 1971-94, Royal Acad Tst 1988-2003, South Bank Fndn Ltd 1996-2003, Int Accounting Standards Ctee Fndn 2000-; chm Marie Curie Cancer Care 50th Anniversary Appeal 1997-2002; memb Advsy Panel Breakthrough Breast Cancer Research Tst 1991-; govr: Contemporary Dance Tst 1981-87, Sadler's Wells Fndn 1987-90; Hon LLD Univ of the Witwatersrand 2003
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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