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tourism company executive

Simon James Leggett, Papua New Guinean tourism company executive. Honorary British consulate. Named Member of the Order of the British Empire, 1999. Chairman Red Cross International, Rabaul, 1995-1996. 2d officer British Navy, 1960-1961.

Background

Leggett, Simon James was born on September 21, 1945 in Great Bentley, Essex, England. Arrived in Papua New Guinea, 1967. Son of Duglas Allen and Irene May (Mann) Leggett.

Education

Leaving Certified, Parthfield College, Essex, 1960.

Career

Salesman, Oldfields, Australia, 1965-1967;manager, Rabaul Shipping & Stevdoring, Papua New Guinea, 1967-1968;assistant collector customs, Australian Customs Department, Papua New Guinea, 1968-1974;company director, Seabreeze Enterprise Proprietary Ltd., Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, since 1974. Chairman ENB Tourist Board, Rabual, 1986-1994, member, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Avocations: scuba diving, game fishing, chess, reading, bush walking. M C.

Membership

Chairman Red Cross International, Rabaul, 1995-1996. 2d officer British Navy, 1960-1961.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, game fishing, chess, reading, bush walking.

Connections

Married Àiline Òfa-Ki-Tonga Naitoko, July 17, 1989. 1 child, Leilani Meresini.

father:
Duglas Allen Leggett

mother:
Irene May (Mann) Leggett

spouse:
Àiline Òfa-Ki-Tonga Naitoko

child:
Leilani Meresini Leggett