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Adeane was born in 1939, son of Michael Adeane. He was educated at Eton College and Magdalene College, University of Cambridge, where he graduated with an MA. He was a Page of Honour to The Queen from 1954 to 1956.
Adeane was appointed Private Secretary and Treasurer to the Prince of Wales in May 1979. He retired on 31 March 1985. From 1981 he was also Treasurer and from 1984 also Private Secretary to the Princess of Wales. He was Equerry to the Prince of Wales 1979-1981, and has been Extra Equerry since 1985.
He has been a company director since 1985, including of Hanson since 1992; Hambros Bank 1986 (executive director, compliance since 1991); Guardian Royal Exchange Assurance 1985; English and Scottish Investors Plc 1986; and Hambros Channel Islands Trust Corp Ltd.
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Sir David Checketts
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