4th September 2006
BUSINESS AWARD FOR TOP ECONOMIST
The Chief Economist of HSBC Bank is to be honoured by the
Dennis Turner will receive an honorary Doctorate of Business Administration at Lincoln Cathedral.
His role at HSBC involves advising lending bankers on economic trends at national level and in specific industries and regions.
Before joining the Midland Bank in 1978 Mr Turner †worked for
four years in
This was during the Labour governmentís Industrial
Strategy Initiative, which was an attempt to improve the performance of the
He studied at the
Here he was responsible for the preparation of pay claims, arbitration cases and the unionís submission to various statutory bodies set up under Edward Heathís Industrial Relations Act.
His principal interests outside office hours are music and football.
His publications include the definitive history of
Fulham Football Club, the need for an industrial investment bank in the
Mr Turner will receive an honorary Doctorate of Business Administration during an undergraduate awards ceremony at Lincoln Cathedral at 7.30pm on Tuesday 12th September.
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