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Kevin John O'Connell

author , software company executive

Kevin John O'Connell, British software company executive, author. Member Institute Directors, World Chess Federation (president western Europe section since 1978).

Background

O'Connell, Kevin John was born on August 28, 1949 in London. Son of John Francis and Edna Rose (Rampling) O'C.

Education

1 child, Mark Sean Richard. Bachelor of Arts with honors, Exeter University, England, 1971. Freelance author, chess player, London, 1971-1979.

Chairman Philidor Software, London, 1979-1981. Managing director Intelligent Software, London, since 1981, Entersoft, London, since 1984. Director Enterprise Computers, London, Mazedata, London.

Career

Chairman Philidor Software, London, 1979-1981. Editor: Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games, Vol. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Author: The Games of Robert J. Fischer, 1972. Editor: Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games, Volume 1, 1979. Batsfrod Fide Chess Yearbook, 1974, 75, 76.

    Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Institute Directors, World Chess Federation (president western Europe section since 1978).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music; reading.

Connections

Married Lesley Annette Newman, September 5, 1970. 1 child, Mark Sean Richard.

father:
John Francis O'C.

mother:
Edna Rose (Rampling) O'C.

spouse:
Lesley Annette Newman

child:
Mark Sean Richard O'Connell