(Morgan) Alistair BOYD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1934-05-01
Education Marlborough, Wadham Coll Oxford (MA)
Books & Publications Royal Challenge Accepted (1961), Get Up and Go (2009)
Recreations sailing, music
Clubs Naval, ESU
Style Alistair Boyd, Esq, CMG
Career Commonwealth Devpt Corp: mgmnt trainee 1957, investigations exec Malaysia and rep Economist Intelligence Unit Liaison Office for the Fedn of Br Industry 1961, mangr E Caribbean Housing and related mortgage fin cos in the Caribbean 1967, attached to FO for mission to Turks and Caicos Islands 1970, gen mangr Tanganyika Development Finance Co Tanzania 1970-74, seconded as advsr on establishing Industrial Devpt Bank to Kenya Govt 1975, regnl controller Central Africa Lusaka 1976-80, regional controller E Africa Nairobi 1980-83, head of new business worldwide London 1983, dir of operations in Africa London 1985, dep chief exec 1991-94, advsr 1994-2000; memb Cncl Africa Centre 1995-2004, chm UK Southern Africa Business Assoc 1995-2006, vice-chm Royal African Soc 1996-; dir AMREF UK 1999-2007 (chm 2001), chm Gateway to Growth 2005-08; memb Bd: Hub River Power Co Pakistan 1994-96, EDESA Management AG Switzerland 1994-97, Laxey Investment Tst (formerly Tea Plantations Investment Trust plc) 1998-2012; memb: Ctee on South African Trade 1995-2001, Steering Ctee World Congress (1998) Land Ownership and Resource Mgmnt 1996-2000, Directorate of Tropical Africa Advsy Gp 1997-2000; tstee CDC Pension Fund 1995-2001; lectr for Maurice Frost Lecture Agency and ESU 1956-62 (USA tour 1961), Malaysia corr Far Eastern Economic Review 1963-66; fndr memb Youth Resource Centre Kabale Uganda 2004-, tstee Amref Tst Fund 2004-, dir African Fellowship Tst 2008-; memb English Speaking Union, memb Royal Inst of Int Affrs; FRGS 1959, FRSA (memb 1990)
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