FORA.tv Speaker - Paul Tempest
Paul Tempest is currently Director and CEO of the Windsor Energy Group, London, and Vice-President of the British Institute of Energy Economics. He is also Chairman of the Threadneedle Club (Bank of England alumni) since 1985; Editor of the MECAS Association Archives and the magazine The Threadneedle. He is a longstanding contributor to and Editorial Board member of Geopolitics of Energy, Calgary.
Paul Tempest was educated at Manchester Grammar School (Foundation Scholar), on National Service in the Royal Engineers and at Oxford University (Open Scholar), where he founded the OUTravel Club, edited Oxford Opinion and was a Resident Scholar at the Maison Francaise (1958-59).
His work at the Bank of England from 1959 to 1983 included 1-2 year secondments to the Bank of International Settlements, Basle, 1963-4 ; MECAS, Lebanon(1966-68), the Qatar and Dubai Currency Board (General Manager 1970-71), Shell International (1976-77) and British Gas (1981-83). During this period he served as Secretary of several Bank of England/Whitehall/City operational and policy committees covering the Middle East and North Sea development and financing.
06.23.09 | 01:24:00 min
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