(John) Vincent (Vince) CABLE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-05-09
Education Nunthorpe GS York, Univ of Cambridge (BA, pres Cambridge Union), Univ of Glasgow (PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations dancing (ballroom and latin)
Clubs British Legion (Twickenham)
Style The Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable, MP
Career fin offr Kenya Treasy (ODI/Nuffield fell) 1966-68, lectr in econs Univ of Glasgow 1968-74, first sec Diplomatic Serv 1974-76, dep dir Overseas Devpt Inst 1976-83, special advsr to late Rt Hon John Smith, MP as Sec of State for Trade 1979, special advsr (dir) Cwlth Secretariat 1983-90, advsr to Brundtland Cmmn on environment and devpt 1986, head Econs Prog Chatham House 1993-95, chief economist Shell (International) 1995-97, MP (Lib Dem) Twickenham 1997-; memb Treasy Select Ctee 1999, trade and industry spokesman Lib Dems 1999-2003, Lib Dem shadow Chllr of the Exchequer 2003-10, dep ldr 2006-10, acting ldr 2007, sec of state for business innovation and skills 2010-; pres Bd of Trade 2010-; former chair All Pty Police Gp, chair All Pty Victims of Crime Gp; cncllr (Lab) Glasgow City Cncl 1971-74; contested: Glasgow Hillhead (Lab) 1970, York (Lib Dem) 1983 and 1987, Twickenham (Lib Dem) 1992; visiting fell: Nuffield Coll Oxford, LSE
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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