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Information systems director

Ray Lester, British information systems director. Fellow Institute Information Scientists (vice president since 1994).

Background

Lester, Ray was born on January 8, 1942 in Oldham, Lancashire, England. Son of Robert and Letitia Caroline (West) Lester.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Leeds, England, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Leeds, England, 1968.

Career

Clinical biochemist, Leeds General Infirmary, 1963-1968;information scientist, Unilever Research, Colworth, Bedford., England, 1968-1970;system analyst, Unilever Computing Svc., 1970-1972;assistant life science library, U. Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, 1972-1974;reformed and information services library, U. College London, 1974-1977;library, Queen Elizabeth College, London, 1977-1981;library, London Business School, 1981-1990;director information system, London Business School, since 1990.

Membership

Fellow Institute Information Scientists (vice president since 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: playing organ, walking.

Connections

Married Helen Mary Jenkins, May 5, 1978 (deceased October 1985). 1 child, Joanna; married Christine Devine Cummings, July 24, 1992.

father:
Robert Lester

mother:
Letitia Caroline (West) Lester

spouses:
Helen Mary Jenkins

Christine Devine Cummings

child:
Joanna Lester