Charles HENDRY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1959-05-06
Education Rugby, Univ of Edinburgh (BComm)
Books & Publications
Recreations tennis, skiing, opera, Scottish heritage
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Charles Hendry, MP
Career account dir Ogilvy & Mather PR Ltd then assoc dir Burson-Marsteller Ltd PR conslts 1982-88; political advsr: to Rt Hon John Moore MP (as Sec of State for Social Servs) 1988, to Rt Hon Tony Newton MP (as Min for Trade and Industry then Sec of State for Social Security) 1988-90; MP (Cons): High Peak 1992-97, Wealden 2001- (Parly candidate (Cons): Clackmannan 1983, Mansfield 1987); PPS: to Rt Hon William Hague, MP, qv (as Min for Disabled People) 1994-95, to Rt Hon Gillian Shephard, DL, qv (as Sec of State for Educn) 1995; COS Office of the Ldr of the Oppn 1997, oppn pairing whip 2001-02, shadow min for young people 2002-05, dep chm Cons Pty 2003-05 (vice-chm 1995-97), shadow min for industry and enterprise 2005-07, shadow min for energy, industry and postal affrs 2007-08, shadow min for energy 2008-10, min of state Dept of Energy and Climate Change 2010-12, PM's trade envoy to Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan 2012-; chm All-Pty Parly Gp on Homelessness 1992-95, memb Culture, Media and Sport Select Ctee 2004, memb Select Ctee on Energy and Climate Change 2009-; sec Cons Backbench: Social Security Ctee 1992-94, Inner Cities and Urban Affairs Ctee 1994-95; sec E Midlands Cons MPs 1992-97, chair Br-Swiss Parly Gp 2007-; head of business liaison Cons Pty 1997-99; The Agenda Gp Ltd: dir 1999-2005, chief exec 1999-2001, non-exec chm 2001-05; chm Forewind Ltd 2013-; visiting prof Univ of Edinburgh 2012-; pres Edinburgh Univ Cons Assoc 1979-80, vice-chm Scot Fedn of Cons Students 1980-81, vice-chm Battersea Cons Assoc 1981-83; pres: Nat Energy Action 2013-, Br Inst of Energy Economics 2014-, Advsy Bd Russo-Br Chamber of Commerce 2013-; tstee Drive for Youth 1989-99, hon pres Br Youth Cncl 1992-97, patron The Big Issue Fndn 1997- (tstee 1996-97), tstee UK Youth Parl 2004-; non-exec dir IncrediBull Ideas Ltd 2003-04; Hon FEI 2013-
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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