Lord Whitty

Lord Whitty is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 19 November 1996. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Whitty, and his given name is John Lawrence Whitty.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord Whitty outside of Parliament.

Non political

Cofely (London)
Chair
2006 - 2011
GMWU
Research Officer
1973 - 1985
Trades Union Congress
Assistant Secretary
1970 - 1973
Ministry of Technology
Civil Servant
1965 - 1970

Political

Local Government Association
Vice President
2006 -
Labour Party
European Coordinator
1994 - 1997
Labour Party
General Secretary
1985 - 1994

Public life

Road Safety Foundation
Chair
2014 -
Chesshire Lehmann Fund
Chair
2009 - 2016
Environment Agency
Non Executive Director
2006 - 2012
National Consumer Council/ Consumer Focus
Chair
2006 - 2010
OFWAT Board
Director
2005 - 2006