Nicholas Proctor GOODISON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1934-05-16
Education Marlborough, King's Coll Cambridge (MA, PhD)
Publications Publications English Barometers 1680-1860 (1968, 2 edn 1977), Ormolu - The Work of Matthew Boulton (1974, revised as Matthew Boulton: Ormolu 2002), These Fragments (2005); author of many papers and articles on the history of furniture, clocks and barometers
Recreations history of furniture and decorative arts, music and opera, walking
Clubs Athenaeum, Beefsteak, Brooks's
Style Sir Nicholas Goodison
Career H E Goodison & Co (later Quilter Goodison & Co, now Quilter & Co Ltd): joined 1958, ptnr 1962, chm 1975-88; chm Stock Exchange 1976-88 (memb Cncl 1968-88), chm TSB Group plc 1989-95, dep chm Lloyds TSB Group plc (following merger) 1995-2000; dir: General Accident plc 1987-95, Corus plc (formerly British Steel plc) 1989-2002 (dep chm 1993-99); pres: Int Fedn of Stock Exchanges 1985-86, Br Bankers' Assoc 1991-96, Heads, Teachers & Industry 1999-2002; vice-chm ENO 1980-98 (dir 1977-98); chm: Courtauld Inst of Art 1982-2002 (memb Bd 2002-09), Nat Art Collections Fund 1986-2002 (memb Ctee 1976-2002), Crafts Cncl 1997-2005, Retirement Income Reform Campaign 2001-09, Burlington Magazine Ltd 2002-07, Burlington Magazine Fndn 2002-07 (tstee 1975-), National Life Story Collection 2003- (tstee 2003-); tstee: Nat Heritage Meml Fund 1988-97, Harewood House Tst 1989-, Kathleen Ferrier Meml Fund; pres Furniture History Soc 1990-, pres Walpole Soc 2007-, hon keeper of furniture Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge; memb: Cncl Industrial Soc 1976-2000, Royal Cmmn on Long-Term Care for the Elderly 1997-99, Further Educn Funding Cncl 1999-2001, Advsy Bd Judge Inst of Mgmnt Univ of Cambridge 1999-2002; ldr and author Goodison Review HM Treasy 2003 (report Securing the Best for our Museums: Private Giving and Government Support published 2004); govr Marlborough Coll 1981-97; CINOA Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Arts 2004, Robinson Medal V&A Museum 2007; Liveryman: Worshipful Co of Goldsmiths, Worshipful Co of Clockmakers; Hon DLitt: City Univ 1985, Univ of London 2003; Hon LLD Univ of Exeter 1989, Hon DSc Aston Univ 1994, Hon DArt De Montfort Univ 1998, Hon DCL Univ of Northumbria 1999; hon fell King's Coll Cambridge, hon fell Courtauld Inst of Art; hon fell Royal Acad, sr fell RCA 1991, Hon FRIBA 1992, hon fell City and Guilds; CIMgt, FCIB 1989 (vice-pres 1989), FBA, FSA, FRSA; Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur 1990
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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