Sir Leslie Fielding (1932-2021)

Sir Leslie Fielding (Visiting Fellow, 1977-78) has passed away. He was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a Fellow of the Geographical Society, as well as a Visiting Fellow at St Antony’s. Until 1987, he was part of the European Commission, and after that, until 1992, was Vice Chancellor of the University of Surrey.

An obituary in the Times of London referred to him as an ‘ebullient if otherworldly diplomat turned university vice-chancellor.’

External Links: 

The Times obituary

Sir Leslie’s official website