Francis Leonard Tombs TOMBS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1924-05-17
Education Elmore Green Sch Walsall, Birmingham Coll of Technol, Univ of London (BSc)
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Style The Rt Hon the Lord Tombs, FREng
Career trained with: GEC Ltd Birmingham 1939-45, Birmingham Corp Electricity Supply Dept 1946-47, Br Electricity Authy 1948-57; gen mangr GEC Ltd Kent 1958-67, dir and gen mangr James Howden & Co Glasgow 1967-68; South of Scotland Electricity Bd: dir of engrg 1969-73, dep chm 1973-74, chm 1974-77; chm: Electricity Cncl for England and Wales 1977-80, Weir Group plc 1981-83, Turner & Newall plc 1982-89, Rolls-Royce plc 1985-92, The Engineering Cncl 1985-88, The Advsy Cncl on Sci and Technol 1987-90, Molecule Theatre Co 1985-92; dir: N M Rothschild & Sons Ltd 1981-94, Rolls-Royce Ltd 1982-92, Turner & Newall International Ltd 1982-89, Turner & Newall Welfare Trust Ltd 1982-89, Shell-UK Ltd 1983-94; pro-chllr and chm Cncl Cranfield Inst of Technol 1985-91, chllr Univ of Strathclyde 1991-97; vice-pres Engrs for Disaster Relief 1985-93; Freeman City of London, Liveryman and Prime Warden Worshipful Co of Goldsmiths 1994-95; Hon DUniv and Hon LLD Univ of Strathclyde; Hon DSc: Aston Univ, Lódz>ac< Univ (Poland), Cranfield Inst of Technol, City Univ London, Univ of Bradford, Queen's Univ Belfast, Univ of Surrey, Univ of Nottingham, Univ of Cambridge, Univ of Warwick; Hon DTech Loughborough Univ of Technol, Hon DEd CNAA; FREng 1977 (past vice-pres), Hon FIEE (past pres), Hon FIMechE, Hon FICE, Hon FIChemE, Hon FRSE 1996, Hon FCGI
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