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Aberconway, 3rd Baron, (Charles Melville McLaren) (16 April 1913–4 Feb. 2003)  

Born 16 April 1913; e s of 2nd Baron Aberconway, CBE, LLD and Christabel (d 1974), y d of Sir Melville Macnaghten, CB; ...

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Adams, Henry, (24 March 1846–13 Aug. 1935)  

Consulting Engineer, MInstCE, MIMechE, FSI, FRIBA; FRSanI

Born 24 March 1846; e s of J. H. Adams, North London Railway, g s of J. S. Adams of East and West India Docks, and head of family of Adams of East Anglia; twice ...

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Aird, Sir (George) John, (30 Jan. 1940–4 May 2023), Chairman, Matcon plc, 1980–2013; Chairman and Managing Director, Sir John Aird & Co. Ltd, 1969–96  

4th Bt cr 1901

Chairman, Matcon plc, 1980–2013; Chairman and Managing Director, Sir John Aird & Co. Ltd, 1969–96

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Aitken, Robert Grant, (31 Dec. 1864–29 Oct. 1951)  

Born Jackson, Amador Co., California, USA, 31 Dec. 1864; s of Robert Aitken and Wilhelmina Depinau; m 1888, Jessie, d of Capt. W. R. Thomas and Nellie Wells; three s...

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Aitkenhead, Gary John, (born 26 Sept. 1968), Senior Vice President, Europe, Middle East and Africa Operations, Equinix, since 2021  

CEng, FREng

Senior Vice President, Europe, Middle East and Africa Operations, Equinix, since 2021

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Aldrin, Dr Buzz, (born 20 Jan. 1930), President, Starcraft Enterprises International (research and development of space technology, manned flight to Mars), since 1988  

President, Starcraft Enterprises International (research and development of space technology, manned flight to Mars), since 1988

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Alexander, William John, (born 15 Feb. 1947), Chairman: Invesco Perpetual Income and Growth Investment Trust, 2006–19; Beyond Analysis Ltd, 2008–13  

CBE 2005; FREng, FIMechE

Chairman: Invesco Perpetual Income and Growth Investment Trust, 2006–19; Beyond Analysis Ltd, 2008–13

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Alker, (Frederick) Douglas, (born 23 Nov. 1940), Chair, 1980–2019, and Managing Director, 2001–19, East Lancashire Deaf Society; Chief Executive, Royal National Institute for Deaf People, 1995–97  

Chair, 1980–2019, and Managing Director, 2001–19, East Lancashire Deaf Society; Chief Executive, Royal National Institute for Deaf People, 1995–97

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Allais, Prof. Maurice, (31 May 1911–9 Oct. 2010), Grand Officier de la Légion d’honneur, 2005 (Commandeur, 1989); Officier des Palmes académiques, 1949; Chevalier de l’économie nationale, 1962; Grand Croix de l’Ordre National du Mérite, 1998; French economist and engineer  

Born 31 May 1911; s of Maurice Allais and Louise (née Caubet); m 1960, Jacqueline Bouteloup (d 2003); one d; died 9 Oct. 2010

Grand Officier de la Légion d’honneur, ...

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Allam, Christopher James, (born 1 April 1967), Managing Director UK and Executive Group Director Engineering, MBDA, since 2018  

FREng

Managing Director UK and Executive Group Director Engineering, MBDA, since 2018

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Allen, (David) Charles (Keith), (born 3 April 1936), Chairman, Florey Neuroscience Institutes, 2007–12  

AO 1990

Chairman, Florey Neuroscience Institutes, 2007–12

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Allen, Prof. Sir Geoffrey, (29 Oct. 1928–15 March 2023), Executive Adviser, Kobe Steel Ltd, 1990–2000; Head of Research, Unilever PLC, 1981–90 (Director, Unilever PLC and NV, 1982–90)  

Kt 1979; PhD; FRS 1976; FREng; FRSC; FInstP

Executive Adviser, Kobe Steel Ltd, 1990–2000; Head of Research, Unilever PLC, 1981–90 (Director, Unilever PLC and NV, 1982–90)

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Almond, Prof. Jeffrey William, (born 28 June 1951), consultant to biotechnology sector in field of vaccines R&D, since 2014; Director, Greenbank Bio Ltd, since 2014; Vice President, Discovery Research (formerly Global Research) and External Research and Development, Sanofi Pasteur, 1999–2014  

PhD; FMedSci

consultant to biotechnology sector in field of vaccines R&D, since 2014; Director, Greenbank Bio Ltd, since 2014; Vice President, Discovery Research (formerly Global Research) and External Research and Development, Sanofi Pasteur, 1999–2014

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Amwell, 3rd Baron, (Keith Norman Montague) (born 1 April 1943)  

former consulting civil engineer, engineering geologist and company director

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Anderson, Prof. Dennis, (12 July 1937–20 April 2008), Professor of Energy and Environmental Studies, Imperial College London, 1996–2005, then Emeritus  

OBE 2008; CPhys, FInstP; CEng

Born 12 July 1937; s of Joseph and Alice Anderson; m 1980, Marsaleete Harman; two d; died 20 April 2008

Professor of Energy and Environmental Studies, Imperial College London, ...

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Anderson, John Graeme, (3 June 1927–25 March 2019), Deputy Chairman, Northern Engineering Industries plc, 1986–89; Director, Team General Partner, 1993–2002  

CBE 1989; CEng, FInstE

Deputy Chairman, Northern Engineering Industries plc, 1986–89; Director, Team General Partner, 1993–2002

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Anderson, Col William Patrick, (4 Sept. 1851–1 Feb. 1927)  

CMG 1913

Born Levis, Quebec, 4 Sept. 1851; e s of late Thomas Anderson, Edmonton, Alberta; m 1876, Dorothea Susannah, e d of late Henry Beaumont Small; four ...

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Armstrong, Neil A., (5 Aug. 1930–25 Aug. 2012), Chairman, EDO Corporation, 2000–02, then Emeritus; formerly NASA Astronaut (Commander, Apollo 11 Rocket Flight to the Moon, 1969; first man to step on to the Moon, 20 July 1969)  

Born Wapakoneta, Ohio, USA, 5 Aug. 1930; s of Stephen and Viola Armstrong, Wapakoneta; m 1st, 1956, Janet Shearon (marr. diss. 1994); two s (one d decd); 2nd, Carol Knight; ...

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Ashley, Cedric, (born 11 Nov. 1936), automotive engineering and e-learning consultant; land developer; Chairman: Cedric Ashley and Associates, since 1989; Euromotor Autotrain LLP, since 2006; Kings Gate Management Company (Cambridge) Ltd, since 2008  

CBE 1984; PhD; CEng, FIMechE

automotive engineering and e-learning consultant; land developer; Chairman: Cedric Ashley and Associates, since 1989; Euromotor Autotrain LLP, since 2006; Kings Gate Management Company (Cambridge) Ltd, since 2008

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Ashworth, Sir John (Michael), (born 27 Nov. 1938), Chairman: Barts and the London NHS Trust, 2003–07; Wivenhoe Pub Co. Ltd, 2016–19  

Kt 2008; DSc

Chairman: Barts and the London NHS Trust, 2003–07; Wivenhoe Pub Co. Ltd, 2016–19