Robert Edmiston

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Lord Robert Edmiston was born in India in 1946, the son of a war time fighter pilot, and came to the UK at the age of three and subsequently spent five years in Kenya before returning to the UK in 1962. He started his career as a bank clerk but today owns companies in the property, motor, and finance sectors. He is a father of a grown-up family and has ten grandchildren. He is married to Tracie and together in 1988 they founded CV, an international charity with offices in 22 countries working to support the Christian church in the areas of evangelism and discipleship in both the online and offline space. Lord and Lady Edmiston also sponsor three senior schools. Lord Edmiston, having been a member of the House of Lords, retired in July 2015 to devote more time to his charitable activities.