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John KAY Economist, Author and Columnist, Financial Times, London


Academic Appointments 1970 Fellow in Economics, St John's College, Oxford 1971-1978 Lecturer in Economics, University of Oxford 1975 Investment Officer, St John's College, Oxford 1981-1986 Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies, London 1979-1981 Research Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies, London 1986-1991 Director of Centre for Business Strategy, London Business School 1986-1996 Professor of Economics 1997-1999 Peter Moores Director, Said Business School, University of Oxford 2000 Visiting Professor, London School of Economics, London Business Activities 1986-1996 Founder and Executive Chairman, London Economics Limited, London 1997-2000 Director, London Economics Limited, London Other Business Activities 1982-1995 Director, Govett Strategic Investment Trust plc 1983-1990 Director, London Board, Halifax Building Society 1987-1993 Director, Acorn Investment Trust plc 1987-1993 Director, Acorn Investment Trust plc 1986-1988 Director, Shire Trust Limited 1988-1995 Director, Investors, Compensation Scheme 1991-1997 Director, Halifax Building Society 1996-2000 Director, Halifax plc 1993-2003 Director, Foreign & Colonial Special Utilities Investment Trust plc 1994-2005 Chairman, SVM UK Active Fund plc 1994 Director, Value and Income Trust plc 2004-2008 Chairman, Clear Capital Ltd 2004 Director, Law Debenture Corporation plc 2008 Director, Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust since 2012 Director, Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) 2012 Director, Buddi