Henry Alexander Benson, Baron Benson(1909-1995), Chartered accountant
Sitter in 9 portraits
Accountant and public and financial administrator; Partner and driving force behind Cooper Brothers, subsequently Coopers and Lybrand (1934-75); Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Committee (1973-6), Chairman of the Royal Commission on Legal Services (1976-9), Adviser to the Governor of the Bank of England (1975-83); created Life Peer, 1981.
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