Lord Farmer

Lord Farmer's full title is The Lord Farmer. His name is Michael Stahel Farmer, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Farmer.

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

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Red Kite Capital Management LLP (investment manager)
  • Farmer-White Contracting (agriculture)
  • RK Trinity Limited (service company)

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

  • The Cross Trust (charitable trust)
  • RKX Services Limited (dormant company - in liquidation) (interest ceased 3 August 2022)
  • RKY Services Limited (dormant company - in liquidation) (interest ceased 30 June 2022)
  • RK Capital Management LLP (in liquidation) (interest ceased 30 June 2022)
  • Red Kite Capital Management LLP (investment manager)
  • HFZ Limited (strategic adviser) (in liquidation) (interest ceased 8 May 2022)
  • RK Trinity Limited (service company)
  • The Family Hubs Network Ltd

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • New Barn Farm Estate (farming)
  • RKX Services Limited (dormant company - in liquidation) (interest ceased 3 August 2022)
  • RKY Services Limited (dormant company - in liquidation) (interest ceased 30 June 2022)
  • RK Capital Management LLP (in liquidation) (interest ceased 30 June 2022)
  • Red Kite Capital Management LLP (investment manager)
  • Red Kite Partners Limited (investment holding company)
  • RK Trinity Limited (service company)
  • The Family Hubs Network Ltd

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

  • MOMO Group Ltd (telecommunications) (interest ceased 7 June 2022)
  • Estover Energy (biomass energy)
  • The following collective investment vehicles: LF Ruffer Gold C Acc (Gold and Precious Metals Fund); LF Ruffer Equity & General C Acc (Global Equity Fund); LF Ruffer Equity & General I Acc (Global Equity Fund); LF Ruffer European C Acc (European Equity Fund); LF Ruffer European I Acc (European Equity Fund); LF Ruffer Japanese C Acc (Japanese Equity Fund); LF Ruffer Japanese I Acc (Japanese Equity Fund); LF Ruffer Pacific C Acc (Asian Equity Fund); LF Ruffer Pacific I Acc (Asian Equity Fund); LF Ruffer Gold I Acc
  • FWD: JPY Vs. GBP 15/12/2014 (Forward Foreign Exchange)
  • General Dynamics Corp (aerospace and defense)
  • International Business Machines
  • Japan Real Estate REIT
  • Mitsui Fudosan Co (housing, office buildings, and commercial facilities)
  • Qualcomm Inc (next-generation mobile technologies)
  • Royal Dutch Shell (oil and gas)
  • The following collective investment vehicles: Ruffer SICAV Fixed Income Z (GBP Cap Non Sterling Index Linked Bond Fund); Ruffer SICAV UK Mid & Smaller Companies Z (GBP Dis UK Equity Fund)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (banking and financial services)
  • Ruffer Illiquid Multi Strategies Fund 2015 Limited (credit and illiquid strategies fund)
  • Market Vectors Jr Gold Miners ETF New (Junior Gold Miners ETF)
  • FWD: USD Vs. GBP 17/07/2015 (forward foreign exchange)
  • Mitsubishi Estate NPV
  • Ruffer Protection Strategies International Z GBP (options fund)
  • Tesco plc (supermarkets)
  • Marks and Spencer Group (retail)
  • Cora Gold (gold exploration)
  • Hetz Ventures LP (venture capital)
  • General Motors Company (automotive)
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (electronics and electrical equipment)
  • Tokamak (commercialisation of fusion energy)
  • The Core Collective Health Limited (gym business) (placed into administration 14 April 2022)
  • InfraSalience Limited (green chemicals manufacturer)
  • LF Ruffer Equity & General Inc (Fund)
  • Lloyds Banking Group plc (banking)
  • Royal Dutch Shell plc (oil & gas)
  • Centene Corporation (healthcare)
  • iShares Physical Gold ETC
  • Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (banking)
  • Ruffer Multi Strategies Fund Limited (fund)
  • Lamb’s Passage Holding Limited (holding company for UK-based bank)
  • eHealth (healthcare)
  • Geist Three Limited (art (sculpture) and media)
  • Aena SME SA (manages general interest airports and heliports)
  • Barclays plc (banking)
  • BP plc (oil and gas)
  • Dixons Carphone plc (electrical and telecommunications)
  • Hetz Ventures II L.P. (venture capital)
  • BT Group plc (telecommunications)
  • Countryside Properties plc (housebuilding and urban regeneration)
  • Orix Corporation (financial services)
  • GlaxoSmithKline (pharmaceuticals)
  • NEC Corporation (information technology and electronics)
  • Rakuten Group Inc (electronic commerce and online retail)
  • All Perspectives Limited (parent of GB News) (24 hour television news channel)
  • BHP Group plc (mining)
  • RK Mine Finance Fund I Limited (fund investment company)
  • Hong Feng Zheng Limited (fund investment company)
  • Chesapeake Energy Corporation (oil and gas)
  • Federated Hermes (investment banking)
  • Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co (provides kidney dialysis services)
  • Sony Group Corporation (multinational conglomerate)
  • The Emissions Capture Company Ltd (clean emissions technology)
  • The New York Sun Company LLC (media)
  • Kingdom Bank Limited (banking services)
  • Parler Inc (microblogging and social networking service)
  • Hetz Ventures III LP (venture capital)

Category 5: Land and property

  • Flat in Pimlico, London SW1
  • Farm in Hampshire
  • Forestry in Scotland (interest ceased 14 October 2021)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Director, Red Kite Master Fund Limited (liquidated) (interest ceased 24 November 2021)
  • Director, Red Kite Partners Limited (investment holding company)
  • Director, RKY Services Limited (dormant company) (in liquidation) (interest ceased 30 June 2022)
  • Director, RKY Services (US) Inc (dormant company) (interest ceased 24 September 2021)
  • Director, HFZ Limited (strategic adviser) (in liquidation) (interest ceased 8 May 2022)
  • Director, RKX Services Limited (dormant company - in liquidation)
  • Director and Trustee, The Conservative Party Foundation Limited
  • Director, Hong Feng Zheng (Master) Limited (fund investment company)
  • Director, Hong Feng Zheng Limited (fund investment company)
  • Director, RK Mine Finance Master Fund I Limited (fund investment company)
  • Director, RK Mine Finance Fund I Limited (fund investment company)
  • Director, The Family Hubs Network Ltd

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Associate Governor, ARK All Saints Academy, Camberwell, London SE5

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

  • Vice-President, Local Government Association

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Director and Trustee, The Cross Trust (charitable trust)
  • Deputy Chair, Council for Christians and Jews