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John Harvey-Jones

Born: 16-Apr-1924
Birthplace: India
Died: 9-Jan-2008
Location of death: Hereford, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Chairman of ICI, 1982-87

Military service: Royal Navy (1937-56)

Wife: Betty (one daughter)
Daughter: Gaby (multiple sclerosis)

    High School: Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, England
    Administrator: Chancellor, University of Bradford (1986-91)

    Imperial Chemical Industries (1956-87)
    Member of the Board of Grand Metropolitan
    Member of the Board of Imperial Chemical Industries (1973-87, as Chairman 1982-87)
    The Economist Chairman (1989-)
    Multiple Sclerosis Trust President (2002-07)
    Royal Society of Arts Trustee
    Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Chairman
    Knight of the British Empire
    Member of the British Empire 1952

Author of books:
Making It Happen: Reflections on Leadership (1988, management)
Troubleshooter (1990, management)
Getting It Together: Memoirs of a Trouble Shooter (1991, management)
Troubleshooter 2 (1992, management)
Managing To Survive (1993, management)
All Together Now (1994, management)
Troubleshooter Returns (1995, management)

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