The Earl of Lindsay

The Earl of Lindsay is a Conservative Excepted Hereditary peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 22 February 1990. His full title is The Earl of Lindsay, and his given name is James Randolph Lindesay-Bethune.

Experience

Find out about the experience of The Earl of Lindsay outside of Parliament.

Non political

ClearBank Tide Business Banking Grant Implementation Steering Committee
Chairman
2019 -
Brockwell Energy Ltd
Non-Exec Director
2017 -
BPI plc
Adviser
2015 -
Hargreaves Energy Projects Ltd
Non-Exec Director
2015 - 2017
Hargreaves (UK) Services Ltd
Advisor
2015 - 2017
British Polythene Pension Scheme
Chairman
2009 -
SRUC Ltd. and SAC Commercial Ltd.
Chairman
2007 - 2015
BPI plc
Non Exec Director
2006 - 2015
United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS)
Chairman
2002 -
Scottish Resources Group
Non Exec Director
2001 - 2013
Scottish Quality Salmon
Chairman
1998 - 2006
UA Group plc
Non-Exec Director
1998 - 2005
Assured British Meat
Chairman
1997 - 2001

Public life

Better Regulation Strategy Group
Member
2014 - 2015
National Trust for Scotland
President
2012 -
Risk & Regulation Advisory Council
Member/Chair
2009 - 2010
Calman Commission (on Scottish Devolution)
Member
2008 - 2009
Fife
Deputy Lieutenant
2007 -
Better Regulation Commission
Member/Deputy Chairman
2006 - 2008
Royal Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland
President
2005 - 2006
Moorland Forum
Chairman
2005 - 2018
Royal Scottish Geographical Society (Vice President 2012 – present)
President
2005 - 2012
Elmwood College
Chairman
2000 - 2009
International Tree Foundation (Vice President 2005 – present)
President
1995 - 2005