Banking & finance
Burton, David (8 of 23) National Life Stories: City Lives
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Burton, David, 1937-, (speaker, male)
Courtney, Cathy, 1954- (speaker, female)
Part 8 (tape 4 side B): First meeting with Eric Korner. Explains leaving BA and joining Warburgs. David Scholey: ruled out of running for Governor of Bank of England (BofE) by joining General Electric Company. DB describes his first weeks at Warburgs: took over from Hans Alexander. Changes at Warburgs: closer relationship between treasury area and other departments.
Interview with David Burton CBE, previously executive director at S G Warburg & Co Ltd (1979-1992), founder member of LIFFE (and Chairman 1988-1992).