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| Christopher Curwen |
|Born||Christopher Keith Curwen|
9 April 1929
|Died||18 December 2013 (Age 84)|
|Alma mater||Sidney Sussex College Cambridge|
Head of MI6
Curwen joined MI6 in 1952 and was posted to Thailand in 1954 and Vientiane, Laos in 1956. He returned to the London headquarters in 1958, and then went to Bangkok from 1961 and had two years in Kuala Lumpur.
Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service
- Stephen Dorril, MI6: Inside the Covert World of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Touchstone, 2002, p.753.
- Burke's Peerage and Gentry
- Richard Norton-Taylor, MI6 top job goes to former diplomat / Christopher Curwen allegedly appointed intelligence service head, The Guardian, 16 December 1985.