David Arthur Russell Howell HOWELL OF GUILDFORD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1936-01-18
Education Eton, King's Coll Cambridge (MA)
Books & Publications >ir< A New Style of Government (1970), Time to Move On (1976), Freedom and Capital (1981), Blind Victory (1986), The Edge of Now (2000), Out of the Energy Labyrinth (2007)
Recreations writing, travel
Clubs Beefsteak
Style The Rt Hon Lord Howell of Guildford, PC
Career serv Coldstream Gds 1954-56, 2 Lt; worked in Econ Section Treasy 1959-60, ldr writer Daily Telegraph 1960-64, chm Bow Gp 1961-62, ed Crossbow 1962-64, Parly candidate (Cons) Dudley 1964, dir Cons Political Centre 1964-66, MP (Cons) Guildford 1966-97, lord cmmr Treasy 1970-71, Parly sec CSD 1970-72; Parly under sec: Employment 1971-72, NI March-Nov 1972; min of state: NI 1972-74, Energy 1974; oppn spokesman on: Treasy and financial affrs 1974-77, home affrs 1977-79, sec of state for: Energy 1979-81, Transport 1981-83; chm: House of Commons Foreign Affrs Ctee 1987-97, House of Lords European Sub-Ctee on Common Foreign and Security Policy 1999-2000; House of Lords: oppn spokesman on foreign and Cwlth affrs 2001-10, dep ldr of the Oppn 2005-10, min of state FCO 2010-12; chm UK Japan 21st Century Gp 1989-2001; non-exec dir: Queens Moat Hotels plc 1989-93, Trafalgar House plc 1990-96, Monks Investment Trust 1993-2004, Jardine Insurance Brokers 1994-97, John Laing plc 2000-03; advsr: Wood Mackenzie 1976-79, Merck, Sharp and Dohme 1976-79; conslt: Savory Milln plc 1983-86, Coopers and Lybrand 1984-89; memb Int Advsy Bd Swiss Bank Corporation 1987-96, advsy dir Warburg Dillon Read 1997-2000, sr advsr Japan Central Railway Co 2001-, European adsvsr Mitsubishi Electric BV 2003-, memb Financial Advsy Bd Kuwait Investment Authority 2003-; pres Br Inst of Energy Economists 2003-, chm Windsor Energy Gp, memb Governing Bd Centre for Global Energy Studies 2006-, chm Cncl for Cwlth Societies 2013-, pres Royal Cwlth Soc 2013-, pres Energy Industries Cncl 2013-; columnist Japan Times 1983-; govr Sadlers Wells Fndn 1998-2000, tstee Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre 2000-10, tstee Duke of Edinburgh's Cwlth Conference 2007-10; visiting fell: Policy Studies Inst 1983-85, Nuffield Coll Oxford 1983-2001; Liveryman Worshipful Co of Clothworkers
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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