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Robert Michael MARSHALL

member of parliament

Robert Michael MARSHALL, British Member of Parliament. Knighted, 1990.


MARSHALL, Robert Michael was born on June 21, 1930. Parents: Robert Ernest Marshall.


Bradfield College; Harvard Business School, USA, Master of Business Administration 1960. Stanford University, USA.


Member of Parliament for Arundel, since 1974. Vice-Chairman, Conservative Party Parliamentary Industry Committee, Vice-Chairman, All Party Group on Management. Member. Executive Committee, British-American Parliamentary Group.

Chairman, Parliamentary Information Technology Committee, Chairman, British Group, Inter Parliamentary Union. Member. Select Committee on Defence. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department of Industry, 1979-1981.

United Steel Cos Ltd., 1951-1966. Calcutta Branch Manager then Managing Director, United Steel (India) Ltd., 195364. Commercial Director, Workington Iron and Steel Company Ltd., 1964-1966.

Managing Director, The Head Wrightson Export Company Ltd., 1967-1969. Management consultant, UrwickOrrand Partners, 1969-1974. Founder, English Speaking Union.

Bombay Branch; member. Advisory Committee of Business Graduates Association. Former British Broadcasting Corporation Cricket Commentator.


Clubs: Garrick Club; Marylebone Cricket Club.


  • Other Interests

    Cricket commentating. Writing books.


Spouse Caroline Victoria Oliphant, 1972. Children: two step d.