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timber merchant

Edward Michael Locks Latham, British timber merchant. Member European Tropical Timber Association (president 1981-1982), Timber Trade Federation United Kingdom (president 1984-1985), National Council Building Material Producers (member council 1983-1991), Association Technique International des Bois Tropicaux (president 1987-1991), Royal Cornwall Agricultural Association (president 1992-1993).

Background

Latham, Edward Michael Locks was born on January 7, 1930 in London. Son of Edward Bryan and Anne Arnot (Duncan) Latham.

Education

Master of Arts, Clare College, Cambridge, England, 1955. Chairman, James Latham PLC, and associated companies, 1973-1987. High Sheriff of Cornwall, 1992.

President, Sandringham Association Royal Warrantholders, 1982-1983. Member council Royal Warrantholders Association, London, 1986-1991. Director Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust, since 1991.

Chairman Churchtown Supervisory Board, since 1991. Commander St. John Ambulance, Cornwall, since 1993. Deputy lieutenant for Cornwall, since 1995.

Career

Chairman, James Latham PLC, and associated cos. Chairman Churchtown Supervisory Board, since 1991.

Membership

Member European Tropical Timber Association (president 1981-1982), Timber Trade Federation United Kingdom (president 1984-1985), National Council Building Material Producers (member council 1983-1991), Association Technique International des Bois Tropicaux (president 1987-1991), Royal Cornwall Agricultural Association (president 1992-1993).

Connections

Married Joan Doris Coubrough, October 15, 1955. Children: Richard, Philippa, Sarah.

father:
Edward Bryan Latham

mother:
Anne Arnot (Duncan) Latham

spouse:
Joan Doris Coubrough

children:
Richard Latham

Philippa Latham

Sarah Latham