Lord Watson of Richmond

Lord Watson of Richmond is a Liberal Democrat Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 23 July 1999. His full title is The Lord Watson of Richmond CBE, and his given name is Alan John Watson.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord Watson of Richmond outside of Parliament.

Non political

Microsoft ICOMP
Chairman
2012 -
Raisin Social Ltd
Chairman
2012 -
Havas Media UK
Chairman
2011 -
The Leadership Agency
Director
2011 - 2013
St. Martin's Communications Group
Director
2010 - 2014
CTN Communications
Chairman
2009 -
Nexus Publishing
Non-Executive Chairman
2008 -
Burston Marsteller Europe
Chairman
2000 - 2010
Anglovision International Ltd
Director
2000 - 2005
European Commission
Head of Media
1979 - 2011
The Royal Television Society
Chairman
1974 -

Public life

Jubilee Centre for Character and Values, Birmingham University
Chairman
2012 -
Cambridge University
High Steward (Deputy Chancellor)
2010 -
British-German Association
President
2010 -
The European-Atlantic Movement (TEAM)
President
2010 -
Father Thames Trust
Chairman
2010 -
Romania's Order of Merit
Commander's Grand Cross
2010 -
Germany's Order of Merit
Knight's Grand Cross
2009 -
Jesus College, Cambridge
Honorary Fellow
2008 -
English Speaking Union
Vice President
2008 -
Richmond Museum
Trustee
2008 -
The Cambridge Foundation
Chairman
2005 -
Churchill Archives, Cambridge
Patron
2005 -
The Churchill Foundation
Churchill Medal
2005 -
Council of Commonwealth Societies
Chairman
2000 - 2013
Franco - British Society
Chairman
2000 -
Royal Television Society
Fellow
1992 -