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business executive

Christopher L. Lewinton, business executive. Member council World Wildlife Fund, London. Served to captain British Army, 1953-1955, Egypt. Fellow Institute Mechanical Engineers (charter member).

Background

Lewinton, Christopher L. was born on January 6, 1932 in London. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of Joseph and Elizabeth (Gee) Lewinton.

Education

Graduate in mechanical engineering, London University, 1958.

Career

Senior development engineer, Wilkinson Sword Ltd., London, 1955-1958;marketing director, Graviner Ltd., London, 1958-1960;president, chief Executive officer, Wilkinson Sword Inc., New Jersey, 1960-1970;managing director, Wilkinson Sword Ltd., London, 1970-1978;executive vice president, director, Allegheny International, Pittsburgh, since 1978;chairman international group, Allegheny International, London, since 1978. Director Rowenta, Frankfort, West Germany, Wilkinson Sword Group, London, Sunbeam International, London.

Membership

Member council World Wildlife Fund, London. Served to captain British Army,1953-1955, Egypt. Fellow Institute Mech.

Engineers (charter member) M C.

Connections

Married Jennifer A. Alcock, 1957 (divorced 1973). Children: Stephen, Peter. Married Louise H. Tidd, July 26, 1978.

father:
Joseph Lewinton

mother:
Elizabeth (Gee) Lewinton

spouse:
Jennifer A. Alcock

spouse:
Louise H. Tidd

child:
Stephen Lewinton

child:
Peter Lewinton