John Frederick COPLIN

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1934-10-29
Education Bablake Sch Coventry, Imperial Coll London (BSc)
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Style Prof John Coplin, CBE, FREng
Career Rolls-Royce: joined as grad apprentice Derby 1956, grad of the year 1958, chief designer RB211 1968-77, asst engrg dir Aero-Div 1977, dir of technol 1978, dir of design 1983, dir of new products engrg Rolls-Royce plc 1987, md Rolls-Royce Business Ventures Ltd 1988-91; UK advsr to Indonesian min of state for Research and Technol Jakarta 1991-99, chm and chief exec Hiflux Ltd 2000-; non-exec dir Hykinesys Europe Ltd 2009-; Fellowship of Engrg: memb Cncl 1981-84, memb F & GP Ctee 1985-88; chm Aerospace Technol Bd MOD 1984-85 (memb 1980-83); memb: Advsy Cncl for Applied R&D 1983-86, Def Scientific Advsy Cncl MOD 1984-85; assoc fell Univ of Warwick, visiting prof of principles of engrg design Univ of Oxford 1989-91, visiting prof Imperial Coll London 1998-2008; Akroyd Stuart Award 1966 (with G L Wilde) and 1985, James Clayton Prize (with Frank Turner); FREng 1980, FCGI, FRAeS, FIMechE, FRSA
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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