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Colin Hopkins, Welsh bank executive. Named Commander, Royal Jordanian Order of Independence, Jordan, 1967, Officer, Order of the British Empire, 1979.


Hopkins, Colin was born on August 7, 1933 in Sarn, Wales. Son of Wyndham and Frances Mary (John) Hopkins.


Master of Business Administration, Century University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Century University, 1982. Master of Science, Pacific Western University, 1983.

Bachelor, Columbia Pacific University, 1984. Master of Arts, Columbia Pacific University, 1985. Doctor in Management, California University for Advanced Studies, 1987.


Administrative assistant National Coal Board, Wales, 1948-1953. International executive The British Bank of the Middle East, 1954-1985. Group representative The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, Zürich, Switzerland, 1986-1987.

President, Chief Executive Officer International Administrative Services, Inc., Rancho Mirage, California, 1992-1999. Member Port Management Committee, Djibouti, Republic Djibouti, 1975-1980, National Monetary Authority, Djibouti, 1977-1980, Refugee Committee, Djibouti, 1977-1980. President Djibouti Bankers Association, 1974-1980.

Director Oman Development Bank, Muscat, 1982-1985. Founding committee Oman Institute Bankers, 1982-1985.


Trustee Church of England, Tunis, Tunisia, 1967-1971. Honorary British consul British Foreign Office, Djibouti, Republic of Djibouti, 1977-1980. Fellow Chartered Institute Bankers, Institute Administrative Management, Institute Management Specialists, British Institute Management.

Member Jordan Lodge (life).


  • Other Interests

    Bridge, ancient history, classical music, French cuisine, baking.


Wyndham Hopkins

Frances Mary (John) Hopkins