_. The Hon Sir David Sieff, who died 27 May, 2019, aged 80, banker and company director, was a director of Marks & Spencer, and was descended from Michael Marks, co-founder of the company.
He was born 22 March, 1939, son of Marcus Sieff [1913-2001], a life peer as Baron Sieff of Brimpton, who was a grandson maternally of Michael Marks. His mother was the former Rosalie Fromson, divorced from Marcus Sieff in 1947.
David Sieff was a Director of Marks and Spencer for over 20 years and chairman of FIBI Bank [UK] Ltd. He was knighted in 1999.
He married in 1962, Jennifer Walton, by whom he had two sons, Simon and Jonathan.
The funeral is at Golders Green Crematorium, Monday 3 June, 2019.