Sir Roger Bone
- Published: Thursday, 28 March 2013 14:22
- Written by Patric Donnachie
Sir Roger was President of Boeing UK from September 2005 until October 2014. He is also a non-executive director of F&C Investment Trust plc, and a director of Continental Data Graphics Ltd. Sir Roger is one of the Prime Minister’s UKTI Ambassadors for British Businesses.
Sir Roger previously had a career in the British Diplomatic Service. He was Ambassador to Brazil from 1999 to 2004 and Sweden from 1995 to 1999. He was an Assistant Under-Secretary of State in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office from 1991 to 1995. At earlier stages in his career he served in Moscow, Brussels and Washington, and was also a Private Secretary to two Foreign Secretaries in the 1980’s, Francis Pym and Sir Geoffrey Howe.
Sir Roger is a graduate of Oxford University, 1962-66, and was a Visiting Fellow at Harvard University, 1984 – 5. He is also a Trustee of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), and Council member of the Air League, and a Council member of the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce.
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