Crispin Charles Cervantes TICKELL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1930-08-25
Education Westminster (King's scholar), ChCh Oxford (Hinchliffe and hon scholar, Gladstone Meml exhibitioner, MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations climatology, palaeohistory, art (especially pre Columbian)
Clubs Brooks's, Garrick
Style Sir Crispin Tickell, GCMG, KCVO
Career Coldstream Gds 1952-54; joined British Dip Serv 1954, served FO 1954-55, The Hague 1955-58, Mexico 1958-61, FO Planning Staff 1961-64, Paris 1964-70; private sec to Mins responsible for British entry into Euro Community 1970-72, head Western Orgns Dept FCO 1972-75, fell Center for Int Affairs Harvard Univ 1975-76, chef de cabinet to Pres of Cmmn of Euro Community 1977-81, visiting fell All Souls Coll Oxford 1981, British ambass to Mexico 1981-83, dep under sec of state (Economic) FCO 1983-84, permanent sec Overseas Devpt Admin 1984-87, British permanent rep to UN 1987-90; warden Green Coll Oxford 1990-97, dir Green Coll Centre for Environmental Policy and Understanding 1992-2006, dir Policy Foresight Prog James Martin Inst for Science and Civilisation 2006-08, dir Policy Foresight Prog James Martin 21st Century Sch Univ of Oxford 2008-11; dir BOC Fndn for the Environment 1990-2003; non-exec dir: IBM UK Hldgs Ltd 1990-95 (memb Advsy Bd 1995-2000), Govett Mexican Horizons Investment Co Ltd 1992-96, Govett American Smaller Cos Tst 1996-98, Govett Enhanced Income Investment Tst 1999-2004; chm: Climate Inst Washington DC 1990-2002 and 2012-, Int Inst for Environment and Devpt 1990-94, Earthwatch Europe 1991-97, Advsy Ctee Darwin Initiative for the Survival of Species 1992-99, St Andrews/Conoco Phillips Prize for the Environment 2000-; pres: Royal Geographical Soc 1990-93 (Patron's Medal 2000), Marine Biological Assoc 1990-2001, Nat Soc for Clean Air 1997-99, Gaia Soc 1998-2001, Tree Aid 2007-; tstee: Natural History Museum 1992-2001, WWF (UK) 1993-99, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh 1997-2001, Thomson Reuters Fndn 2000-, Fndn for the Future 2007-; convenor of the Govt Panel on Sustainable Devpt 1994-2000, memb Task Force on Urban Regeneration 1998-99, memb Task Force on Potentially Hazardous Near Earth Objects 2000; sr visiting fell Harvard Univ Center for the Environment 2002-03; chllr Univ of Kent 1996-2006; advsr-at-large to the pres Arizona State Univ 2004-; minor planet named No 5971 Tickell 2006; Hon LLD: Univ of Massachusetts USA 1990, Univ of Birmingham 1991, Univ of Bristol 1991, Univ of Kent at Canterbury 1996, Univ of Nottingham 2003; Hon DUniv Stirling 1990; Hon DSc: UEA 1990, Univ of Sussex 1991, Cranfield Univ 1992, Loughborough Univ 1995, Sheffield Hallam Univ 1996, Univ of East London 1998, Univ of Exeter 1999, Univ of Hull 2001; Hon DLitt: PCL (now Univ of Westminster) 1990, Univ of Plymouth 2001, Univ of St Andrews 2002, Univ of Southampton 2002, Oxford Brookes Univ 2002, Univ du Littoral Cote d'Opale 2002, Univ Juarez Autonoma de Tabasco 2011; hon fell: Westminster Sch 1993, St Edmund's Coll Cambridge 1995, Green Coll Oxford 1997, Royal Instn of GB 2002, Soc for the Environment 2013; Hon FRIBA 2000; hon memb: Academia Mexicana de Derecho Internacional 1983, Orden Academica de Derecho, de la Cultura, y de la Paz 1989; Offr Order of Orange Nassau (Netherlands) 1958, Order of Mali 1979, Order of the Aztec Eagle with sash (Mexico) 1994, Chinese Govt Friendship Award 2004
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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