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William Ashmead Francis Burdett-Coutts

brokerage house executive

William Ashmead Francis Burdett-Coutts, brokerage house executive. Member of Institute Directors, HararE, Royal Thames Yacht (London).

Background

Burdett-Coutts, William Ashmead Francis was born on August 4, 1921 in Salcombe, Devonshire, England. Arrived in Zimbabwe, 1950. Son of Herbert Seabury Hunt and Esther Flower (Capel-Cure) Burdett-Coutts.

Education

Student, Eton College, 1934—1939. Student, Cambridge University, 1939—1941.

Career

Farmer Salisbury, Rhodesia, 1950—1965. Managing director Harold Poole, Norton, 1950—1965. Stockbroker Edwards & Company (Private) Ltd., Harare, Zimbabwe, since 1965.

Chairman Zimbabwe Stock Exchange, since 1981. Director Nicola (Pvt) Ltd., Diancana Finance Corporation, Zimbabwe.

Membership

Member of Institute Directors, HararE, Royal Thames Yacht (London).

Connections

Married Nancy Chevallier Jervers, 1950 (divorced 1972). Married Olivia Letitia Watson, October 16, 1973. Children: Angela, Francesca, Victoria.

father:
Herbert Seabury Hunt Burdett-Coutts

mother:
Esther Flower (Capel-Cure) Burdett-Coutts

spouses:
Nancy Chevallier Jervers

Olivia Letitia Watson

children:
Angela Burdett-Coutts

Francesca Burdett-Coutts

Victoria Burdett-Coutts