Lord St John of Bletso

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord St John of Bletso.

The Register is updated continuously throughout each sitting day and at regular intervals on other days.

Category 1: Directorships

Board Member, Falcon Group (private company providing bespoke financial solutions for SMEs)
Chairman, Strand Hanson Ltd (financial services advisers on natural resources in Africa)
Director, African Business Solutions Limited; clients are Aion Impact Corporation (renewable energy fund); Sisco (provides digital disruptive solutions for smart cities in emerging markets)
Director, Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (formerly a private company, now a fully listed company on the LSE, which owns medical diagnostic laboratories in North Africa)
Director, KNeoWorld UK (subsidiary of KNeoMedia, an education software provider targeted at children with learning disabilities)
Director, Tyvak Orbital Networks Limited (satellite solution services) (interest ceased 21 March 2021)
Director, Yellow Cake plc (uranium holding company)
Non-executive Director, Albion Capital (formerly Albion Ventures VCT) (venture capital) (interest ceased 18 November 2020)
Non-executive Director, Choice International, Mauritius
Non-executive Director, Empati (provision of renewable energy solutions in emerging markets)
Non-executive Director, Gulf Marine Services plc (GMS) (operates modern fleet of highly versatile self-propelled lift boats)
Non-executive Director, Smithson Investment Trust plc

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Adviser, 17 Arm Recovery LLC (asset tracing/corporate intelligence company)
Adviser, Geobear (non-disruptive ground engineering business) (unremunerated until 19 August 2020)
Adviser, ROC Technologies Limited (IT services)
Adviser, Tyvak Orbital Networks Limited (satellite solution services)
Advisory Board, Bell Integration/Ancaster Management (data centre solutions)

Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)

African Business Solutions Limited

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

African Business Solutions Limited

Category 5: Land and property

A residential property in Llanishen, nr Chepstow, Wales

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Adviser, Aion (renewables social impact special purpose acquisition company)
Adviser, bibimoney (formerly BiBiTel) (private company seeking to assist the unbanked in Africa with a mobile payment solution)
Adviser, Farmatrust (technology company which seeks to use block chain to identify counterfeit pharmaceutical drugs)
Adviser, Immersive Labs (company focused on educating organisations on cyber threats) (interest ceased 19 August 2020)
Adviser, Intellectual Digital
Adviser, Micore Holdings
Adviser, Pall Mall Family Office Limited
Adviser, Pupil (spatial data start-up business) (interest ceased 19 August 2020)
Adviser, Ratehammer (interest ceased 19 August 2020)
Adviser, RIWi (a market research platform) (interest ceased 19 August 2020)
Advisory Committee, Mauritius FSC on Fintech and Innovative Technologies
Director, Forests for Mines Ltd (aiming to plant trees on abandoned coal mines in Scotland)
Member of Advisory Board, Eco Capacity Exchange Ltd (promoting barter trade in developing economies) (unpaid but with options)
Member of Advisory Board, Wet Holdings (Global) Limited (water enhanced technology)
Member, Advisory Board, Qredo (blockchain company)
Member, Advisory Board, Shyft Network Inc (blockchain advisory services) (no remuneration is received but the member has share options)
Member, Advisory Board, ten80 (digital platform promoting employment for IT consultants) (member has share options)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Director and Trustee, Christel House Europe (charity)
Member, Global Advisory Board, TUSK Trust
Trustee Emeritus, Television Trust for the Environment
Trustee, Berkshire Youth Trust (charity)
Trustee, Harpenden Spotlight on Africa (charity helping disadvantaged children in Uganda)
Trustee, Life Neurological Research Trust
Vice President, Alexandra Rose Charities