Peter Vanneck
Air Commodore Sir Peter Beckford Rutgers Vanneck, GBE, CB, AFC, AE, MA, DL (7 January 1922 – 2 August 1999) was a British Royal Navy officer, fighter pilot, engineer, stockbroker and politician....
Hector Morison
Hector Morison (1850 – 4 June 1939) was a British stockbroker and Liberal Party politician.He was the son of John Morison of Glasgow, and was educated at the city's academy and university. He joined a...
Ross Westgate
Ross Westgate (born 1967) is an English financial journalist and businessman.
Before studying for a postgraduate degree in Broadcast Journalism, he worked for 6 years in the City of London, where ...
Percy Gardner
Percy Gardner, FSA, FBA (24 November 1846 – 17 July 1937) was an English classical archaeologist.
Gardner was born in Hackney, Middlesex, United Kingdom on 24 November 1846 to Thomas Gardner...
Robert Boothby, Baron Boothby
Robert John Graham Boothby, Baron Boothby, KBE (also known as Bob Boothby, 12 February 1900 – 16 July 1986) was a British Conservative politician.
The only son of Sir Robert Tuite Boothby, KBE, of...
Stuart Milner-Barry
Sir (Philip) Stuart Milner-Barry KCVO, CB, OBE (20 September 1906 – 25 March 1995) was a British chess player, chess writer, World War II codebreaker and civil servant. He represented England in chess...
Nicholas Argenti
Nicholas André (Ambrose) Argenti (15 April 1896 - 12 April 1961) was a British stockbroker who served as a Captain in the British Army during the First World War and a Squadron Leader in the Royal Air...
Roger Wethered
Roger H. Wethered (3 January 1899 – 12 March 1983) was an English amateur golfer who was the brother of Joyce Wethered, one of the finest female golfers of the pre-war era.Born in Surrey, Wethered was...
Simon Fraser, 16th Lord Lovat
Simon Christopher Joseph Fraser, 16th Lord Lovat and 18th Baron Lovat (born 13 February 1977) has been the chief of Clan Fraser of Lovat since the death of his grandfather in 1995.
While legally b...
Nicholas Soames
Sir Arthur Nicholas Winston Soames (born 12 February 1948) is a British Conservative Party Member of Parliament for the constituency of Mid Sussex. Soames is a former Defence minister having served in...
William Stuttaford
Sir William Royden "Bill" Stuttaford CBE, (born 21 November 1928, died 2 January 1999) was a British stockbroker, business man and Conservative activist, a President of the National Union of Conservat...
Roger Pincham
Roger Pincham (born October 1935) is a former British Liberal Party politician.Pincham studied at Wimbledon Park School and Kingston Grammar School before becoming a stockbroker. He stood as the Libe...
Julian Gascoigne
Major-General Sir Julian Gascoigne, KCMG, KCVO, CB, DSO (1903–1990) was Major-General commanding the Household Brigade and General Officer Commanding London District.
Gascoigne was commissioned in...
Sir Arthur Wheeler, 1st Baronet
Sir Arthur Wheeler, 1st Baronet (18 September 1860 – 20 May 1943) was an English stockbroker and financier.Wheeler was born in Nottingham. He was educated at Nottingham High School and joined Simon, M...
Adrian Flook
Adrian John Flook (born 9 July 1963) is a British Conservative politician, and a former Member of Parliament (MP).
Flook was educated at King Edward School, Bath and Mansfield College, Oxford wher...
William George Ainslie
William George Ainslie MP JP (9 January 1832 – 10 February 1893) was a British Conservative politician, magistrate, ironmaster and stockbroker.
Born in 1832 in Bengal, India, and educated at Sedbe...
John George Adair
John George Adair (March 3, 1823 – May 4, 1885), sometimes known as Jack Adair, was an Ulster Scot businessman and landowner, who provided the seed capital for the large JA Ranch in the Pal...
Peter Rost (politician)
Peter Lewis Rost (born Otto Ludwig Peter Rosenstiel in Berlin, 19 September 1930) is a retired British Conservative politician who served as a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1970 to 1992, and was a me...
Robert Armitage (GC)
Lieutenant-Commander Robert Selby Armitage, GC, GM, RNVR (28 March 1905 – 26 May 1982), sometimes known as Robert Selby, won both the George Cross and George Medal for his bomb disposal work dur...
Michael King (golfer)
Michael G. King (born 15 February 1950) is an English professional golfer.King was born in Reading, Berkshire. As an amateur, he won the Lytham Trophy in 1973, and played in the Walker Cup in 1969 and...
William Webster (cricketer, born 1910)
William Hugh Webster, CBE (22 February 1910 – 19 June 1986), universally known as 'Tagge', was an English cricketer, footballer, stockbroker and administrator.He was born in Hackney and educated at H...
Kenneth Lockwood
Captain Kenneth Lockwood MBE (17 December 1911 - 8 October 2007) was a stockbroker and an officer in the British Army. He was one of the first six British prisoners of war to arrive at Oflag IV-C, Col...
Sarah Montague
Sarah Anne Louise Montague (born 8 February 1966) is a British journalist, best known for her work on BBC Radio 4 as one of the regular presenters of the Today programme.
Montague was born to John...
Stanley Scott
Stanley Winckworth Scott (24 March 1854 in Bombay (Mumbai), India – 8 December 1933 in Beckenham, Kent) was an English cricketer who played for Middlesex.Scott was a middle-order batsman who played fa...
Walter Slade
Walter Goodall George (1854 – 13 June 1919) was a nineteenth-century British runner from who set a number of world records for the mile as an amateur, but never became a professional athlete.
David Harding (finance)
David Winton Harding is a British businessman, and the founder, executive chairman and CEO of Winton Capital Management. He had previously co-founded Man AHL (formerly Adam, Harding & Lueck).He fa...
Steve Sedgwick
Steve Sedgwick is an English financial journalist for CNBC Europe in London. He presents CNBC Europe's breakfast news programme Squawk Box Europe. He is also CNBC's OPEC reporter.
Steve studied po...
Ferdinand Begg
Ferdinand Faithfull Begg FRSE (middle name sometimes spelt Faithful; 27 December 1847, Edinburgh – 4 December 1926, Hove, Sussex) was a Scottish stockbroker and Unionist politician. He served as Chair...
Fred Mathias
Frederick William Mathias DSO (7 August 1898 – 19 April 1955) was a Welsh cricketer. Mathias was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm off break. He was born at Abercynon, Glamorgan, and was edu...