Peter JAY

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1937-02-07
Education Winchester, ChCh Oxford (MA)
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Recreations N/A
Clubs Garrick
Style Peter Jay
Career Midshipman and Sub Lt RNVR 1956-57; former pres Oxford Union; HM Treasy: asst princ 1961-64, private sec to Jt Perm Sec 1964, princ 1964-67; economics ed The Times 1967-77, assoc ed Times Business News 1969-77, presenter Weekend World (London Weekend Television) 1972-77, ambass to USA 1977-79, conslt Economist Group 1979-81, dir Economist Intelligence Unit 1979-83, chm and chief exec TV-am plc 1980-83, chm Nat Cncl for Voluntary Orgns 1981-86, presenter A Week in Politics (Channel Four) 1983-86, ed Banking World 1983-86, chief of staff to Robert Maxwell 1986-89, economics ed BBC 1990-2001, presenter The Road to Riches (BBC) 2000; non-exec dir Bank of England 2003-09, exec and prof of political economy Henley Business Sch 2006-; chm United Way (UK) Ltd 1982-83 and various United Way subsids; memb Cncl Cinema and TV Benevolent Fund 1982-83, govr Ditchley Fndn 1982-; dir New Nat Theatre Washington DC 1979-81; mayor of Woodstock 2008-10; holder of various broadcasting honours and TV awards; visiting scholar Brookings Inst 1979-80, Wincott Meml lectr 1975, Copland Meml lectr 1980
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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