Biography page

Full Name: Kenneth Niven Maliphant

Known as: Ken Maliphant

Ref ID: [##48047]
Life Span: 1945 -

The First Scottish born Maliphant!

Born Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland


  • Llanelli Grammar School, Lanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales
  • Kilmarnock Academy, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland
Managing Director PolyGram Records (Now Universal)
Executive Producer for (amongst others):
  • Dire Straits
  • Status Quo
  • 10cc
  • Thin Lizzy
  • Black Sabbath
  • Rod Stewart
  • Demis Roussos

Head of Thames Television International

Now retired and Director of Programming at Beckenham Arts Festival hosting an array of artists from Fairport Convention to The Sixteen via Chas and Dave and Ralph McTell

Director of Sundridge Park Golf Club

Info @ Nov 2020
Sent by: Ken Maliphant himself