George Edwin COX

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-05-28
Education QMC London (BSc)
Publications Publications Cox Review (of Overcoming Short-termism in UK Business) for HM Opposition (2013)
Recreations rowing, gliding, theatre, history of aviation
Clubs Leander (pres 2008-13)
Style Sir George Cox
Career engr Flight Test Dept Vickers-Armstrong (later British Aircraft Corp) 1962-64, mgmnt trainee rising to mfrg admin mangr Molins Machine Co 1964-68, mgmnt conslt Urwick Orr & Ptnrs 1968-73, dir of UK ops Diebold 1973-77, md Butler Cox (later Butler Cox plc) 1977-92, chm and chief exec P-E International plc 1992-94; Unisys Corp: chief exec Unisys Ltd 1995, chief exec Information Services Europe 1996-98, chm Unisys Ltd 1996-99; DG IOD 1999-2004, chair Design Cncl 2004-07, pres Inst of Engrg Designers 2010-14; non-exec memb Mgmnt Bd Inland Revenue1996-99; memb Bd: LIFFE 1995-2002 (sr ind dir), Bradford & Bingley 2000-07 (sr ind dir and chm Renumeration Ctee 2003-), Shorts 2000-; memb: Supervisory Bd Euronext 2002-07, Bd NYSE-Euronext 2007-13; author Cox Review for HM Govt 2005; pres Mgmnt Consultancies Assoc 1991; chair Bd Warwick Business Sch, pro-chllr Univ of Warwick 2010- (memb Cncl 2004-, chair Cncl 2011-); speaker at conferences on mgmnt-related topics worldwide; chm Bd of Tstees Merlin (Med Emergency Relief Int) 2001-07, tstee VSO 2005-08; pres Royal Coll of Speech and Language Therapists 2004-; chief coach Univ of London BC 1976-78, occasional coach OUBC, Br team coach and chm of selectors Br Men's Rowing 1978-80; Freeman City of London, memb Worshipful Co of Information Technologists, Master Guild of Mgmnt Conslts 1997; hon fell Queen Mary Univ of London, hon fell Instn of Engrg Designers (pres 2010-), hon fell Royal Coll of Speech and Language Therapists 2011; Hon Dr: Middx Univ, Univ of Wolverhampton, Northumbria Univ, De Montfort Univ, Huddersfield Univ, Cranfield Univ; CRAeS, CIMgt, FInstD, FRSA
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