David Evans, Baron Evans of Watford

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The Lord Evans of Watford
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Born (1942-11-30) November 30, 1942 (age 74)
Occupation Publishing, Consultancy and Healthcare and Charity
Website http://www.senateconsulting.co.uk

David Charles Evans, Lord Evans of Watford (born 1942)[1] is a publisher, entrepreneur and philanthropist who has spent the last 55 years of his career in print and publishing. He also holds a number of chairmanships, spanning across printing, business consultancy, charity and healthcare. He sits in the House of Lords as a Labour peer.

Early life[edit]

Lord Evans attended Watford College of Technology[2] and was awarded the Edward Hunter Gold Medal as best student, as well as being awarded Full Technologist qualifications.

Career[edit]

Following the sale of Centurion Press, Lord Evans founded Senate Publishing Ltd[3] with his business partner of 21 years, Caroline Minshell. Senate Publishing produces publishing and communication platforms for governments, major corporates and leading financial institutions.

Lord Evans was a Trustee of the Royal Air Force Museum[4] and is a Director of the Royal Air Force Museum Trading Company.[5] He also serves as chairman of the Institute of Collaborative Working.[6]

He currently serves as Senior Advisor to the Chairman of Arcanum Global,[7] an intelligence company.

Other work[edit]

In addition to his business successes, Lord Evans is a passionate advocate and supporter of cancer research, becoming joint President of the ‘Pioneers for Prostate Cancer UK’[8] and supporting numerous other cancer research foundations.

Positions Held[edit]

Current Positions[edit]

  • Chairman – Senate Publishing Ltd
  • Chairman – Senate Consulting Ltd
  • Chairman – Evans Mitchell Books
  • Chairman – Ace Funding Ltd
  • Chairman – TU ink Ltd
  • Chairman – Forum Print Management Ltd
  • Chairman – Kennedy Scott Ltd
  • Honorary Fellow – Cancer Research UK
  • Chairman – Institute of Collaborative Working
  • Fellow – Chartered Institute of Marketing
  • Fellow – City and Guilds Institute
  • Deputy Chairman – International Medical Education Trust
  • Patron – Watford Peace Hospice
  • Patron – VITAL
  • Member – Worshipful Company of Marketers
  • Patron – Alma Hospital Trust
  • Patron – Eliminating Domestic Violence

Previous Positions[edit]

  • Member of the House of Lords Select Committee for Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Development Board Member – UCL Hospitals Charitable Trust
  • Trustee of the Royal Air Force Museum
  • Director – KISS 100 FM
  • Chairman – Centurion Press Group
  • Chairman – Redactive Media Group
  • Deputy Chairman – Advanced Oncotherapy Plc

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Life Peerages". www.election.demon.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  2. ^ "Special BCCT Luncheon (Lord Evans) : British Chamber of Commerce Thailand". www.bccthai.com. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  3. ^ "Lord David Evans | Senate Publishing". www.senatepublishing.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  4. ^ "Lord David Evans of Watford | LinkedIn". www.linkedin.com. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  5. ^ "Lord Evans of Watford". UK Parliament. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  6. ^ "Institute for Collaborative Working - Main Board". www.instituteforcollaborativeworking.com. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  7. ^ "THE LORD DAVID EVANS OF WATFORD JOINS ARCANUM - Arcanum". Arcanum. September 2, 2014. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 
  8. ^ "Advanced Oncotherapy > About > Board of directors > Lord David Evans". www.advancedoncotherapy.com. Retrieved 2016-02-16. 

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