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Marketing and communications consultant

Robin John Murray Thompson, British marketing and communications consultant. Lieutenant British Army, 1952-1954. Member Royal Society Arts London, Lotos Club (director, New York City).

Background

Thompson, Robin John Murray was born on January 29, 1934 in Southsea, Hants, England. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of John William and Lorna (Murray) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Cambridge University, 1957.

Career

Marketing manager Shell Company, Melbourne, Australia, 1960-1962. Marketing director Murphy Oil, London, 1962-1964. Management consultant McKinsey and Company, 1964-1967, Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1967-1970.

Managing director Viscose Group, London, 1970-1974. Chief executive officer Allied International Designers, 1974-1979. Vice president marketing Landor Assocs, New York City, 1979-1985.

Principal Anspach Grossman Portugal, Inc., 1985-1987. Senior vice president, director Lippincott & Margulies, since 1988. Board directors, treasurer 245 E 72d Owens Corporation, New York City, since 1987.

Membership

Lieutenant British Army, 1952-1954. Member Royal Society Arts London, Lotos Club (director, New York City).

Connections

Married Jacqueline Hyde, October 24, 1969. 1 child, Miranda Hyde.

father:
John William Thompson

mother:
Lorna (Murray) Thompson

spouse:
Jacqueline Hyde

child:
Miranda Hyde Thompson