DAVIES, Jacob Arthur Christian was born on May 24, 1925. Son of Jacob S. and Christiana Davies.
University of Reading, Selwyn College, Cambridge University, Imperial College, of Tropical Agriculture.
Served in various capacities at Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources and later became Perm. Secretary; Co-Manager of a project of the United Nations Development Programme, FAO 1967-1969, and later appointed Chair, of the Public Service Commission. Former Ambassador to United States of America.
High Commissioner in the United Kingdom and non-resident Ambassador to Denmark, Sweden and Norway 1972-1974. Deputy Director Agriculture Operations Division United Nations FAO, Rome 1975-1976. Director Personnel Division 1976-1982, Assistant Director-General, Regional Representative for Africa since 1982.