Cyril Julian Hebden TAYLOR

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1935-05-14
Education St Marylebone GS London, Roundhay Sch Leeds, Trinity Hall Cambridge (MA), Harvard Business Sch (MBA)
Books & Publications >ir< The Guide to Study Abroad (with Prof John Garraty and Lily von Klemperer), Peace has its Price (1972), No More Tick (1974), The Elected Member's Guide to Reducing Public Expenditure (1980), A Realistic Plan for London Transport (1982), Reforming London's Government (1984), Qualgoes Just Grow (1985), London Preserv'd (1985), Bringing Accountability Back to Local Government (1985), Employment Examined: The Right Approach to More Jobs (1986), Raising Educational Standards (1990), The Future of Britain's Universities (jtly, 1996), Value Added and Educational Outcomes of Specialist Schools (jtly, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006), Excellence in Education: The Making of Great Schools (with Conor Ryan, 2005), Who Will Champion our Vulnerable Children? (2006), Education, Education, Education: 10 Years On (with Tony Blair and Liz Reid, 2007), A Good School For Every Child (2009), Sir Cyril - My Life as a Social Entrepreneur (autobiography, 2013)
Recreations keen swimmer and gardener
Clubs Chelsea Arts, Hurlingham, Carlton, Harvard (New York), Racquet and Tennis (New York)
Style Sir Cyril Taylor, GBE
Career Nat Serv 1954-56 (cmmn with E Surrey Regt seconded to 3 Bn King's African Rifles in Kenya during Mau Mau emergency); brand mangr Procter & Gamble Cincinnati OH 1961-64; fndr chm AIFS Inc 1964- (cos incl American Inst for Foreign Study, Camp America, Au Pair in America, American Cncl for Int Studies, AIFS (Aust), AIFS Germany); chllr Richmond The American Int Univ London; chair Specialist Schools and Academies Tst 1987-2007, advsr to ten secretaries of state for educn and skills 1987-2007; Parly candidate (Cons): Huddersfield E Feb 1974, Keighley Oct 1974; Gtr London Cncl for Ruislip Northwood: memb 1977-86, chm Profession and Gen Servs Ctee 1978-81, oppn spokesman for tport, policy and resources 1981-86, dep ldr of the oppn 1983-86; memb Bd of Dirs Centre for Policy Studies 1984-98; pres: Ruislip Northwood Cons Assoc 1986-97, Harvard Business Sch Club of London 1990-93; vice-pres Alumni Cncl Harvard Business Sch 1994-96; chm: Br Friends of Harvard Business Sch, Lexham Gdns Residents' Assoc; memb Prince's Charities Cncl 2009-12; High Sheriff Gtr London 1996-97; Hon PhD: New England 1991, Richmond Coll 1997, Open Univ 2001, Brunel Univ 2005; FRSA
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