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Biography of Sarah Ludford
At London School of Economics: B.Sc.(Econ.) (International History) (1972) and M.Sc.(Econ.) (European Studies) (1977). Barrister (1979). Worked in the UK civil and public service (1972-1975). Official, European Commission (1979-1985). Worked at Lloyds of London and American Express Europe (1985-1990). Consultant on European affairs (1990-1999).
Vice-Chair, Liberal Democrats' Federal Policy Committee (1991-1997).
Councillor, London Borough of Islington (1991-1999). Life peer and member of the House of Lords (1997- ); non-voting member from July 2009.