David Robert VARNEY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-05-11
Education Brockley Co GS, Univ of Surrey (BSc), Manchester Business Sch (MBA)
Publications N/A
Recreations opera, rugby, formula one motor racing, sailing
Clubs Royal Soc of Med, Upper Thames Sailing, Athenaeum
Style Sir David Varney
Career personnel asst Shell Refining Co 1968; Shell Co of Aust: strategic planning mangr 1974, islands mangr 1974-77; euro prods trading mangr Shell Int Petroleum Maatschapi (SIPM) 1977-79, business devpt dir Shell Coal 1979-83, chief exec Svenska Shell 1987-90, head of mktg Branding and Product Devpt Dept Shell Int Petroleum Co (SIPCO) 1990-92, md Downstream Oil Shell UK 1992-95, dir Oil Products SIPCO Europe 1996, chief exec BG plc 1996-2000, chm mmO2 plc 2001-04, exec chm HM Revenue and Customs 2004-06, sr advsr on transformational govt strategy to Chllr of the Exchequer 2006-07, non-exec dir HM Treasy 2004-07, non-exec dir Civil Serv Steering Bd 2006-09, PM's advsr on public service transformation 2007-09, chm Packt Publishing Ltd 2012-; non-exec dir Cable and Wireless plc 1999-2000; pres UK Petroleum Industry Assoc 1993-94, pres Inst of Petroleum 1994-96, vice-pres Combined Heat and Power Assoc 1996-2000, memb Bd of Oil & Gas Projects and Supplies Office (OSO) 1996-99, chm Business in the Community 2002-04, pres Inst for Employment Studies 2003-07; memb: President's Cncl CBI 1997-2000 and 2001-04, Food and Farming Cmmn 2001-02, Advsy Cncl Nat Consumer's Assoc 2002-07, Cncl Royal Soc of Med 2003-05, Advsy Cncl Doughty Centre 2008-, Advsy Cncl Demos; chm Stroke Assoc 2013-; Alumnus of the Year Univ of Manchester 2005; memb Cncl Univ of Surrey 1994-2002; Hon DTechMet Univ 2006, Hon LLD Univ of Bath 2006, Hon DUniv Surrey 2007; CIMgt (pres 2005-06), CIGE, FRSM, FInstE
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Food and drink etiquette

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