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Sir Michael Romily Heald Jenkins, KCMG (born 1936) is a former British diplomat.
Total Books: 37
Born in Cambridge, he joined the Diplomatic Service in 1959; following senior postings in Europe, Washington, and Moscow, he became Ambassador to the Netherlands in 1988 and retired from the Foreign Office in 1993, after which he became Vice-Chairman of Dresdner Kleinwort and then President of Boeing UK. On March 2008, Sir Michael became Chairman of Matra Petroleum plc.
While serving a tour of duty in Moscow he researched a biography of Aleksey Arakcheyev which was published in 1969, and towards the end of his diplomatic career he wrote a memoir of his youth, A House in Flanders.
Jenkins was made a Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George in in 1989 for his diplomatic services.