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Andrew Thomas Cahn

Andrew Thomas Cahn, British diplomat. Trustee Gatsby Charitable Trust, since 1996. Fellow Royal Society Arts.

Background

  • Cahn, Andrew Thomas was born on April 1, 1951 in Henley, Berkshire, England. Son of Robert Wolfgang and Patricia (Hanson) Cahn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, University Cambridge, England, 1973.

    Career

    • Assistant principal Ministry Agriculture, England, 1973-1976. 2d secretary Foreign Office, England, 1976-1977, 1st secretary Belgium, 1982-1985. Principal Ministry Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, England, 1978-1982.

      Vice president cabinet of Lord Cockfield Commission of European Communities, Brussels, 1985-1988. Assistant secretary Ministry Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, 1988-1992. Principal private secretary Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster, 1992-1995.

      Deputy head European secretariat Cabinet Office, 1995-1997. Chef de cabinet Route Honorary Neil Kinnock, Commissioner for Transport, V.P. E.C., 1997-2000. Director British Airways, since 2000.

    Membership

    Trustee Gatsby Charitable Trust, since 1996. Fellow Royal Society Arts.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Zachry Beardshaw, November 26, 1976. Children: Jessica Marion, Thomas Pierre Robert, Lawrence Zachry.
    Andrew Thomas Cahn
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    Born April 1, 1951
    (age 66)