Michael D'Arcy BENSON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1943-05-23
Education Eton
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Style The Hon Michael Benson
Career memb Research Dept L Messel & Co (Stockbrokers) 1965-67 (clerk on dealing floor 1963-65); Lazard Brothers & Co Ltd: joined 1967, dir Lazard Securities Ltd 1978 (head Private Client Dept and admin dir 1980), dir Lazard Brothers 1980-85, jt md Lazard Securities Ltd 1980, dir Lazard Securities (Jersey) Ltd 1981-85, dir Lazard Bros & Co (Jersey) Ltd 1981-85, dir Lazard Securities (Hong Kong) Ltd 1984-85, dir Lazard Bros & Co (Guernsey) Ltd 1984-85; md Scimitar Asset Management Ltd (London) 1985-92; dir: Standard Chartered Merchant Bank Ltd 1985, Gracechurch Nominees Ltd 1985-92, Scimitar Asset Management (CI) Ltd 1986, Scimitar Global Asset Management Ltd 1986-92, Scimitar Asset Management Asia Ltd 1986-92, Scimitar Worldwide Selection Fund Ltd 1986-92, Scimitar Asset Management (Singapore) Ltd 1988-92; chm: Scimitar Asset Management Ltd 1985-91, Scimitar Unit Trust Managers Ltd 1989-92; dir: Chartered Financial Holdings Ltd 1990, Capital House Investment Management 1992-93, Capital House Asia 1992-93, Capital House (Singapore) Ltd 1992-93; chief exec: Asia Pacific Region Invesco Group 1994-96, Invesco Global Asset Management 1996-2001; vice-chm Amvescap plc 2001-05 (dir 1994-); currently non-exec chm Ashmore Gp plc; non-exec dir Morse plc 2007-09; dir: Border Asset Mgmnt Ltd 2006-11, Badanloch Estates Ltd, Trinity Street Asset Mgmnt 2011-; dir York Minster Fund 2006-
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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