Lord Flight

Lord Flight's full title is The Lord Flight. His name is Howard Emerson Flight, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Flight.

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

Category 1: Directorships

  • Chairman, Flight & Partners Limited (manager, private equity fund)
  • Director, Marechale Capital (corporate finance house)
  • Chairman, The Enterprise Investment Scheme Association Limited (EIS provides tax and other incentives to invest in high risk SME equity)
  • Director, Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (formerly SKIL Ports & Logistics Limited)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Member Investment Committee, Guinness EIS Funds
  • Adviser to Credit Committee, Bridging Trading LLP (commercial money lender that makes loans to third parties to support the growth of businesses)

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

  • Flight & Barr Limited (dormant company)

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

  • Flight & Partners Limited (manager, private equity fund) (see category 1)
  • Downing Four VCT plc (venture capital trust)
  • Metro Bank plc (retail bank)
  • Indus Gas Limited (oil and gas exploration and development)
  • Zedra PCC (collective investment scheme)
  • Nestle SA (foods)
  • Praesidian Capital Europe LLP
  • BlueLight Analytics Inc (healthcare)
  • Orchard Landmark Ltd (hedge fund)
  • Mercantile Ports and Logistics Limited (develops, owns and operates port and logistics facilities)

Category 5: Land and property

  • Woods in Worcestershire
  • Farmland in Worcestershire from which rental income is received
  • Semi-basement of member's house in London SW1 from which rental income is received
  • Flat in Worcestershire from which rental income is received (interest ceased 18 May 2023)

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

  • As a member of the Lords and Commons Cigar Club the member receives periodic hospitality and invitations to events which during the course of the calendar year together may amount to more than £300 in value and all of which are paid for by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association (interest ceased 18 May 2023)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Director, Flight & Barr Limited (dormant company)
  • Member, Advisory Board, Tyndall Asset Management

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Governor, Brentwood School, Essex (interest ceased 18 May 2023)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

  • Trustee and Vice President, Elgar Foundation

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Member of Advisory Board, Centre for Policy Studies
  • Member of Advisory Board, Institute of Economic Affairs