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I am a NED @ Crowdbnk and a Strategic Advisor to StartUpCapitalVenture 2 in San Francisco; I am also on the CITI Advisory Board @ Columbia University, NY.

I chair Trinity Hospice, Clapham, NISE NHS Innovations SE, Major Stanley's Trust at OURFC and the Great Retail Revival Foundation.

 

 

Tessa today, Hodge and Khan next & maybe Adonis 2 seek Labour nomination for Mayor of London

Holiday Reads

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26
Dec
In between finishing off my next book on the Rugby World Cup 2011 (with co-author Colin Herridge), I was able to read the following books:

***** The New Machiavelli by Jonathan Powell; a Christmas cracker must-read for all politicos

** Five Days to Power by Rob Wilson MP; slightly boring assessment of the Tory-Lib Dem pact back in May, 2010

** After the Lemons: the Glory Days of Bath rugby by Kevin Coughlan, Peter Hall & Colin Gale; volume two takes us from 1965 to 1996 and features a photo and slight mentions of your truly (Bath player 1978-82). This was a Christmas present and devoured quickly. Fails to record my 29 tries in seasons 1978-79 and 1979-80 which equalled the try scoring record at Bath of George Haydon (1931-32).......

**** The Return of the Public by Dan Hind: this is another must-read which examines why the politicial class has lost is resonance with the public and gives excellent historical examples to make the case


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