Christopher Owen HUM

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-01-27
Education Berkhamsted Sch, Pembroke Coll Cambridge (MA), Univ of Hong Kong
Books & Publications
Recreations music (piano, viola), walking
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Sir Christopher Hum, KCMG
Career FCO: joined 1967, Hong Kong 1968-70, Peking 1971-73, office of UK Perm Rep to the EEC Brussels 1973-75, FCO 1975-79, Peking 1979-81, Paris 1981-83, head Hong Kong Dept 1986-89 (asst head 1983, cnsllr 1985), dep head Falkland Islands Dept 1985-86, cnsllr and head of Chancery UK Mission to the UN NYC 1989-92, asst under sec of state (Northern Asia) 1992-94, asst under sec of state (Northern Asia and Pacific) 1994-95, ambass Poland 1996-98, dep under-sec and chief clerk 1998-2001, ambass to China 2002-05; master Gonville and Caius Coll Cambridge 2006-12 (life fell 2012-); non-exec dir Laird plc 2006-; memb GB China Centre 2006- (vice-chm 2012-); govr SOAS Univ of London 1998-2001, chm Cambridge Assessment 2010-12, syndic (tstee) Fitzwilliam Museum Univ of Cambridge 2006-, tstee Young Classical Artists Tst 2006-; hon fell Pembroke Coll Cambridge 2004; Hon LLD Univ of Nottingham 2006, Hon PhD London Met Univ 2006
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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