Colin Berkeley Moynihan MOYNIHAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1955-09-13
Education Monmouth, UC Oxford (MA, Rowing and Boxing double blue, pres Oxford Union)
Books & Publications
Recreations collecting Nonesuch books, music, sport
Clubs Leander, Vincent's (Oxford), Club at the Ivy
Style The Lord Moynihan
Career personal asst to chm Tate & Lyle Ltd 1978-80, mangr Tate & Lyle Agribusiness 1980-82, chief exec Ridgways Tea and Coffee Merchants 1980-83, MP (Cons) Lewisham E 1983-92, jt md Independent Power Corp plc and affiliates 1996-2001, dir Rowan Gp of Companies 1996-2015, exec chm and md Consort Resources Gp of Companies 1999-2003, chm Clipper Windpower Europe Ltd 2001-07, chm Spectron Gp plc 2004-05, chm Pelamis Wave Power Ltd 2005-11, chm Hydrodec plc 2012-, dir Aquantis Inc 2012-, dir Ecomerit Technologies LLC 2012-, chm Buckthorn Capital LLP 2014-; chm BOA 2005-12, memb Organising Ctee London 2012 Olympics 2005-12; political asst to Foreign Sec 1983, PPS to Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke as Min of Health and PMG 1986-87, Parly under-sec of state DOE and min for sport 1987-90, Parly under-sec of state Dept of Energy 1990-92, oppn sr spokesman on foreign and Cwlth affrs House of Lords 1997-2000, a shadow min for sport 2003-05; chm: All-Pty Gp on Afghanistan 1984, Govt Inner City Working Gp on Sport and Recreation 1988, Govt Review Gp on Sport for the Disabled 1989, Govt Renewable Energy Advsy Gp 1991-97; vice-chm Cons Backbenchers Sports Ctee; memb: Bow Gp 1978 (chm Bow Gp Industry Ctee 1985-87), Paddington Cons Mgmnt Ctee 1980-81, Exec Bd European Olympic Ctees 2005-13, Int Olympic Ctee's Int Relations Cmmn 2008-, House of Lords Select Ctee on Olympic and Paralympic Legacy 2013-14, House of Lords Select Ctee on the Arctic 2014-15, House of Lords Select Ctee on Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform 2015-; sec: Major Spectator Sports Ctee CCPR 1979-87, CCPR Enquiry into Sponsorship of Sport 1982-83, Cons Foreign and Cwlth Affairs Ctee 1985; memb Sports Cncl 1982-85, govr Sports Aid Fndn (London and SE) 1980-82; steward British Boxing Bd of Control 1979-87; tstee: OUBC 1980-83, Sports Aid Tst 1983-87; fndr memb Worldwatch Inst Europe 1991; dir Canterbury Festival 1999-2001; rowing achievements incl: Gold medal World Championships 1978, Silver medal Olympic Games Moscow 1980, Silver medal World Championships 1981; Freeman City of London 1978, Liveryman Worshipful Co of Haberdashers (memb Ct of Assts)
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