WALTON, KEITH JOHN was born on November 15, 1946 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
University of Keele, United Kingdom, 1968, Bachelor of Arts (Honours). University of California, Los Angeles, 1969, Master of Arts Economic Geography, 1972, Doctor of Philosophy Economic Geography. Spoken languages: English, French, Spanish.
Chief, Compensation & Classification Serv, Staff Administration & Training Division, Office of Human Resources Management, Department of Administration and Management, United Nations since 1990. Deputy Chief, Compensation & Classification Service, Office of Human Resources Management, United Nations, 1988-1989. Chief, Inter-Agency Affairs Unit, Food and Agriculture Organization, Rome, 1986-1988.
Chief, Office of the Director, Office of Emergency Operations for Africa, United Nations, New York, 1984-1986. Senior Inter-Agency Affairs Officer, OSSECS/Office of the Secretary-General, United Nations, New York, 1980-1984. Senior Statistical Officer, Statistical Office, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, New York.
Development and management of international programmes and projects. Macro-economic analysis, with emphasis on energy, natural resources, environment, satellite photography. Ocean racing; orienteering.