Derek Ezra, Baron Ezra
Lord Ezra is a former chairman of the National Coal Board. He was a Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesman for Energy Matters from 1998-2005 and an Honorary Fellow of Magdalene College, Cambridge.
He first joined the Liberal Party in 1936 at university, when he joined Cambridge University Liberal Club, whose committee he later joined. In 1945 he was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE). Ezra was knighted on 24 July 1974. He was created a life peer as Baron Ezra, of Horsham in the County of West Sussex 2 February 1983.
Derek Ezra Award
The Combustion Engineering Association gives the Derek Ezra Award for "outstanding achievement in the study of combustion engineering".
- Lord Ezra profile. Liberal Democrats website.
- Combustion Engineering Association
- Debrett's People of Today
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