Lancashire County Cricket Club (LCCC) has confirmed that the Club’s Committee will propose Mr Jack Livingstone as the President at the next AGM. In the meantime he is nominated as President-elect.
The position of President has been vacant since the untimely death of Lord Steinberg last November.
Mr Livingstone has been a passionate and active Member of LCCC since 1947 and has had a very successful business career, most notably in the Finance Sector.
In 1958, Mr Livingstone took over the family business, London Scottish Bank, after leaving his duties in the RAF, and within 15 years the Bank became a public company and an Authorised Institution.
In 1988, Mr Livingstone was invited by the Bank of England to serve on The Deposit Protection Board which he did for the next four years. In 1995, he retired as Chairman of London Scottish and in 2001, retired from his role as Chairman of The Manson Insurance Group, a position he had held for the previous 25 years.
Mr Livingstone has also held high profile positions in notable North West charities including;
¨ Chairman of the Lord’s Taverners North West Region (1990-1995)
¨ Chairman of LCCC Youth Trust (1994-1997)
¨ North West Charities Allocation Committee of The National Lottery (1997-1999)
¨ Chairman of the Manchester Art Gallery Trust in 1998 (retired in 2009 and is now Vice President)
¨ Christie Hospital's Centenary Appeal in 1996 which raised £21m and then became Chairman of the Lady Margaret Holt Trust at Christies
¨ In 2005, he and the late Lord Steinberg launched an appeal to raise money for Youth Cricket Development in Lancashire.
Lancashire County Cricket Club’s next AGM will be held at Old Trafford on Saturday 19th June, 2010.
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