(Arthur) Benjamin Norman (Ben) GILL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1950-01-01
Education Barnard Castle Sch, St John's Coll Cambridge (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations photography, crosswords, rowing, sudoku
Clubs farmers
Style Sir Ben Gill, CBE
Career farming teacher Uganda 1972-75, farmer 1975-, chm Westbury Dairies Ltd 2004-06, dir Hawkhills Consultancy Ltd 2004-, md The Hawk Creative Business Park 2006-, chm English Apples & Pears Ltd 2007-; non-exec dir Countrywide Farmers plc 2004-, sr non-exec dir Eden Research plc 2007-09 (chm 2009-), dir Norwich Research Partners LLP 2012-; assoc dir Sovereign Strategy 2007-08; exec chm Visit Herefordshire Ltd 2010-, chm Meritas Devpt Ltd 2011-; NFU: vice-pres 1991-92, dep pres 1992-98, pres 1998-2004, chair Livestock and Wool Ctee, chair Alternative Crops Working Party, chair Long Term Strategy Gp; visiting prof Univ of Leeds 1996-; vice-pres Ctee des Organisations Professionelle Agricultures 1999-2003, pres Confedn of Euro Agric 2000-04, chm Govt Task Force on Biomass 2004-05, cmmr on rural community devpt Carnegie Tst UK 2004-07; memb: Bd FARM Africa 1991-98, Agriculture and Food Research Cncl 1991-94, BBSRC 1994-97 (memb Bioscience for Industry Panel 2007-), Food from Britain Cncl 1999-2005, Marches LEP 2011-; tstee and dir Hereford 20/20 2012-; govr Cncl John Innes Centre Norwich 2002-, govr Univ of Lincoln 2004-10; pres Univ of Cambridge Potato Growers Research Assoc 2002-12; patron: Pentalk, Farmers Overseas Action Gp, 'Plants and Us' Initiative 2004-06; tstee John Innes Fndn 2009-; Hon DSc: Leeds 1997, Cranfield 2000, UWE 2002; Hon DCL UEA 2003; FRAgS
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