McFadzean, Francis Scott, 1915-1992, Baron McFadzean of Kelvinside, businessman and economist

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McFadzean, Francis Scott, 1915-1992, Baron McFadzean of Kelvinside, businessman and economist

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  • McFadzean, Frank

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McFadzean was born in 1915 in Ayrshire, Scotland. He studied economics, politics and law at Glasgow University and business administration at the London School of Economics. He joined the Royal Dutch/Shell Group in 1952 and was managing director from 1964 until 1976. McFadzean was a visiting professor of economics at the University of Strathclyde from 1967 to 1976.


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University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

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McFadzean was Visiting Professor of Economics at the University.

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).


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Created by Carol Stewart, March 2010




Article by Bob Reid, in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004).

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