David Wigley Nickson NICKSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1929-11-27
Education Eton, RMA Sandhurst
Publications N/A
Recreations fishing, shooting, stalking, bird-watching, countryside
Clubs Boodle's, Flyfishers'
Style The Rt Hon Lord Nickson, KBE, DL, FRSE
Career regular cmmn Coldstream Gds 1949-54; William Collins plc: joined 1954, dir 1959-76, vice-chm and gp md 1976-83; dir Radio Clyde Ltd 1981-85; Scottish & Newcastle plc: dir 1981-95, dep chm 1982, chm 1983-89; chm Clydesdale Bank plc 1991-98 (dir 1981-98, dep chm 1990-91), dep chm General Accident plc 1993-98 (dir 1971-98); dir: Edinburgh Investment Trust plc 1981-94, Hambros plc 1988-98, National Australia Bank 1991-96; pres CBI 1986-88 (chm for Scot 1979-81); chm: Countryside Cmmn for Scot 1983-85, Senior Salaries Review Body 1989-95, Scottish Devpt Agency 1989-91, Scottish Enterprise 1990-93, sec of state for Scotland's Task Force for Scottish Salmon 1997; pres Assoc of Scottish Salmon Fishing Boards 1996-2011; memb: Scottish Ind Devpt Advsy Bd 1974-79, Scottish Econ Cncl 1979-91, NEDC 1985-88; chm Atlantic Salmon Tst 1988-95; chllr Glasgow Caledonian Univ 1993-2002; Capt Queen's Body Guard for Scotland (Royal Co of Archers); Vice Lord-Lt Stirling and Falkirk 1997-;2005 Hon Dr: Univ of Stirling, Napier Univ, Paisley Univ, Glasgow Caledonian Univ; FRSE 1987
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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