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date: 26 September 2022

Watson, Hon. Stephen Hartwig Willoughby free

Watson, Hon. Stephen Hartwig Willoughby free

Born Dorking, Surrey 21 Sept. 1966; s of Baron Watson of Richmond, qv ; m 2004, Emma Grace Winsor-Cundell; one s one d

Chief Executive, CTN Communications, since 2000


European Sch., Brussels; Kingswood Sch., Bath; Royal Holloway Coll., Univ. of London (BA Hons Hist. and Politics 1987)


Asst producer, BBC, 1987; Gen. Manager, Corporate Vision Ltd, 1988–90; Managing Director: Burson-Marsteller, 1990–92; Corporate Television Networks Ltd, 1992–2000. Chm., Internat. Visual Communications Assoc., 1996–98. Chairman: British-German Assoc., 2007–18 (Pres., 2018–); Atlantic Future Forum, 2019– (Dir, 2018–); Dir, Pacific Future Forum, 2021. Partner: Agorai Ltd, 2019–; Astraius Ltd, 2021–. Mem., Nat. Flagship Taskforce, 2021. Contested (C) Caerphilly, 2005. Hon. Comdr, 2013, Hon. Capt., 2015, Hon. Cdre, 2019, RNR; Hon. Capt., USS Sequoia Presidential Yacht, 2016. Trustee: Tusk Trust, 1995–2013 (Chm., 2013–); RN and RM Charity, 2013– (Vice Pres., 2018–). Order of Merit (Germany), 2015; Knight of Habsburg-Lothringen, Order of St George, 2016


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