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business executive

Thomas Warren Childs, business executive. Bar: New York 1932. Decorated Commander Order British Empire. Member council Ditchley Foundation, England, 1964-1968; Served as general counsel for British Government War Supply Organization in the United States and; member Anglo-American Patent Committee, 1940-1945. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Childs, Thomas Warren was born on November 21, 1906 in Butler, Missouri, United States. Son of Edward Bruglar and Gertrude (Clay) Childs.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering summa cum laude, Princeton University, 1928. Rhodes scholar, Oxford University, 1931. Bachelor, Oxford University, 1930.

Bachelor of Civil Law, Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1938. Juris Scientiae Doctor, Yale University, 1932.

Career

Practiced with Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1932-1940, Paris, 1937-1938. General counsel to British Supply Council in North America. And executive assistant to minister resident in the United States Washington, 1940-1945.

Associate Lazard Freres, New York City, 1945-1948. With American Metal Climax, Inc., 1948-1962, vice president, 1953-1962, director, 1961-1962. Chairman International Nickel Ltd.

(formerly International Nickel Company Ltd.), London, 1963-1968. Vice president Internat Nickel Company of Canada, Ltd., 1963-1968. President Inco Projects Ltd., 1969-1971, chairman, since 1971.

Director Schroders Ltd., Bermuda, Aegis Indemnity Ltd., Bermuda.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1932.

Membership

Member council Ditchley Foundation, England, 1964-1968. Served as general counsel for British Government War Supply Organization in the United States and. Member Anglo-American Patent Committee, 1940-1945.

Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Royal Bermuda Yacht, Pilgrims. Brooks's (London).

Connections

Married Isabel Lockward, January 30, 1934. Children– Thomas Warren, Henry Clay, William Arthur Purvis.

father:
Edward Bruglar Childs

mother:
Gertrude (Clay) Childs

spouse:
Isabel Lockward

child:
Thomas Warren Childs

child:
William Arthur Purvis Childs

child:
Henry Clay Childs