Representative Deputy Lieutenant for the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.

Colonel Geoffrey Godbold OBE TD DL

Appointed Rep DL: 2001

kingstonGeoffrey Godbold ran his own marketing consultancy for 20 years with clients such as the Motor Show and Yves Saint Laurent Perfumes; he then worked as a Management Consultant specialising in developing fundraising programmes for such organisations as Harefield Hospital and the Treloar Trust, and was CEO of GamCare which provides treatment for problem gamblers. He served in the Honourable Artillery Company and commanded it in 1985/86. He is a keen horseman, President of the HAC Saddle Club, a Trustee of the Hampton Court Horse Rangers, and Vice-President of Ham Polo Club. He is currently the Common Cryer and Serjeant-at-Arms to the Lord Mayor, and also rides motorbikes.

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