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Paddy Briggs worked for Shell for 37 years during the last fifteen of which he was responsible for Brand management in a number of appointments. He was the winner of the “Shell/Economist” writing prize (internal) in 2001. Paddy retired from Shell in 2002. In 2009 he was elected by Shell Pensioners to be one of their two directly elected Trustees of the Shell Contributory Pension Fund and he commences his four-year term in this role on 1st January 2010.
Paddy runs the brand consultancy BrandAware ™ and writes and speaks on brand and reputation matters - he is also active as a director of training courses on these subjects.
Paddy is also a sports journalist and a member of the "Sports Journalists Association" and the "Cricket Writers' Club". He has had weekly columns in the "Bahrain Tribune", the “Khaleej Times”, the "Emirates Evening Post" and "AMEInfo". In June 2009 his biography of the Kent and West Indies cricketer John Shepherd “John Shepherd – The Loyal Cavalier” was published.
Paddy's book of light verse "Jumeira Jane” was published in Dubai in 2001 and the first edition print run of 5000 copies sold out.
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