Christopher Conran IRWIN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1948-04-02
Education Bedales (scholar), Univ of Sussex (BA)
Books & Publications
Recreations gardening, historical topography, timetables
Clubs N/A
Style Christopher Irwin, Esq
Career freelance broadcaster BBC Radio Brighton 1968-69, Fed Tst for Educn and Res 1969-75, sr visiting fell Univ of Sussex 1971-72, Secretariat N Atlantic Assembly Brussels 1973-74, current affrs prodr BBC World Service 1975-77, sr res assoc IISS 1977-78; various BBC appointments incl: sec of BBC Scot 1978-79, head of radio BBC Scot 1979-82, gen mangr Satellite devpt 1982-84, chief exec Satellite Broadcasting Bd 1984-85; sold concept for Br Satellite Broadcasting to Pearson plc 1985; gen mangr new media devpt Pearson plc 1986-88, controller of resources and admin BBC World Service 1989-90, chief exec BBC World Service Television Ltd 1990-94, md Guinness World Records Ltd 1994-2001; chm TravelWatch SouthWest 2005-, memb SW Regnl Assembly 2001-09 (vice-chm 2008-09), vice-chm European Passengers Fedn; memb for passengers: European Railway Agency 2004- (chair 2012-), European Rail Research Advsy Cncl; memb and vice-pres Kallas' Rail Strategy Advsy Gp European Cmmn 2011-; European policy advsr Passenger Focus 2005-; head of UK Delgn to the Channel Tunnel Intergovernmental Cmmn 2012-; hon doctorate Univ of Plymouth 2012
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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