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Paul Nathaniel Temple

Paul Nathaniel Temple, American investor, entrepreneur. Bar: California 48, District of Columbia 50. Recipient award, Washington, 1987, Civil Merit decoration, Spain, 1969.

Background

  • Temple, Paul Nathaniel was born on March 19, 1923 in Cincinnati. Son of Paul Nathaniel and Alice Marie (White) Temple.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1944. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1948.

    Career

    • Associate Pillsbury, Madison and Sutro, San Francisco, 1948—1951. Attorney Celanese Corporation, New York City, 1952—1954. International concessions negotiator Standard Oil New Jersey, 1954—1960.

      President Esso Affiliates, Spain, 1961—1965. Executive vice president Gas Natural S.A., Barcelona, 1965—1969. Co-founder Weeks Natural Resources, Ltd., Westport, Connecticut, 1970—1976.

      Executive chairman Energy Capital PLC, London, 1982—1987, director, 1979—1987. Chairman board Dayspring Mining Corporation, 1986—1988. Board directors Biogenesis Enterprises, Inc., since 1993, chairman, since 1995.

      Investor petroleum exploration Institute Noetic Science, 1973, board directors, since 1982. With United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1945.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 48, DC 50.

    Works

    • Associate producer: films Born Again, 1977-1978, Broadway play Dance a Little Closer, 1983.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member board advisors Interfaith Conference, Washington. Director Temple of Understanding, 1987—1994. Honorary sponsor christianity Global Forum Spiritual & Parliamentary Leaders Human Survival, Oxford, 1988.

    Member of Club in Pelican Bay (Florida), Marin Country Club (California), Congressional Country Club Potomac (Maryland), Bermuda Midocean Club, Puerta Hierro Golf Club (Madrid), Bar Association (District of Columbia), State Bar California, American Chamber of Commerce (president Spain 1969).

    Connections

    • Married Karen Borgstrom Temple, August 3, 1944 (deceased 1981). Children: Pamela Temple Abell, Lise Temple Greenberg, Robin Rose, Thomas D. Married Diane Elizabeth Brown, November 27, 1981.

      1 child Paulina Diane Marie stepchildren: James Brown, Thomas Brown.
    • father: Paul Nathaniel Temple
    • mother: Alice Marie (White) Temple
    • spouses: Karen Borgstrom Temple
    • Diane Elizabeth Brown
    • children: Pamela Temple Abell Temple
    • Lise Temple Greenberg Temple
    • Robin Rose Temple
    • Thomas D. Temple
    • James Brown Temple
    • Thomas Brown Temple
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    Born March 19, 1923
    Nationality
    • 1944
      Princeton University
    • 1948
      Harvard University
    • 1948 - 1951
      Associate, Pillsbury
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1952 - 1954
      attorney, Celanese Corporation
    • 1954 - 1960
      intern, ational concessions negotiator Standard Oil New Jersey
    • 1961 - 1965
      president, Esso Affiliates
      Spain
    • 1965 - 1969
      executive, vice president Gas Natural Societe Anonyme
      Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    • 1970 - 1976
      co-founder Weeks Natural Resources
      Westport, Connecticut, United States
    • 1982 - 1987
      executive, chairman Energy Capital PLC
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1986 - 1988
      chairman, board Dayspring Mining Corporation
    • 1993
      board director, s Biogenesis Enterprises
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