John Ralph Sidney GUINNESS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1935-12-23
Education Rugby, Trinity Hall Cambridge
Books & Publications
Recreations iconography
Clubs Brooks's, Beefsteak
Style Sir John Guinness, CB
Career Overseas Devpt Inst 1961-62; FO: joined 1962, Economic Relations Dept 1962-63, third sec UK Mission to UN NY 1963-64, seconded to UN Secretariat as special asst to dep under sec (later under sec Econ and Social Affrs) 1964-66, FCO 1967-69, first sec (econ) High Cmmn Ottawa 1969-72, seconded to Central Policy Review Staff (Cabinet Office) 1972-75 and 1977-79, alternate UK rep to Law of the Sea Conf 1975-77; transferred to Home Civil Serv 1980; Dept of Energy: under sec 1980-83, dep sec 1983-91, perm under sec 1991-92; chm British Nuclear Fuels plc 1992-99; chm Trinity Finance Gp Ltd 1999-2003; non-exec dir: Guinness Mahon Holdings plc 1993-99, Ocean Group plc 1993-99, Mithras Investment Trust 1994-2006; tstee Prince's Youth Business Tst 1994-2000; govr Compton Verney House Tst 2000-03; tstee: Royal Collection Tst 2001-07, Nat Maritime Museum 2005-13; chm Reviewing Ctee on the Export of Works of Art 1995-2003, chair Expert Panel Heritage Lottery Fund 2005, memb Expert Panel Nat Heritage Memorial Fund 2006-13, tstee Heritage Conservation Tst 2007-; hon fell Univ of Central Lancashire 1999
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