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Social services administrator

Harold Thomas Masterson, Irish social services administrator.


Masterson, Harold Thomas was born on February 23, 1947 in Lisbellaw, Northern Ireland. Arrived in Switzerland, 1984. Son of Thomas and Ida May (Martin) Masterson.


Bachelor in Geography, Queen's University Belfast, 1968. Diploma in education, Queen's University Belfast, 1969. Master of Science in Geography, London School of Economics, 1970.

Postgraduate, Aarhus (Denmark) University, 1980.


Teacher Minister Education, Zambia, 1971-1975. Teacher English as foreign language Aarhus Commune, Denmark, 1975-1977. Representative League of Red Cross Societies, Malawi, 1981-1983, head delegation Turkey, 1984, from desk officer to head field personnel department Geneva, Switzerland, 1985-1993.

Head training International Federation Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, since 1994.


Married Fionnuala Mary McHugh, September 12, 1970 (divorced 1978). 1 child, Ciara; married Kirsten Hoe Bendixen, April 12, 1981. Children: (triplets) Karen, Louise, Marianne.

Thomas Masterson

Ida May (Martin) Masterson

Fionnuala Mary McHugh

Kirsten Hoe Bendixen

Ciara Masterson

(triplets) Karen Masterson

Louise Masterson

Marianne Masterson