Lord Polak

Lord Polak's full title is The Lord Polak CBE. His name is Stuart Polak, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Polak.

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

Category 1: Directorships

  • Director, Markham Services Limited (member’s company owned 50% by member and 50% by wife) (clients are Aston Lark Limited (insurance) and Global Fintech Investments Holding AG (foreign exchange) (interest ceased 30 November 2021)) (see also category 2)
  • Non-executive Director, Hi Bob (UK) Ltd (human resources)
  • Director, Morpheus III Limited (non-trading dormant company)
  • Non-executive Chairman, Sports Sidekick Ltd (interest ceased 1 December 2021)
  • Non-executive Director, SuperMarine Ventures Ltd (media production)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Senior Consultant, Marsh Ltd (formerly Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc) (insurance, reinsurance, employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services)
  • Senior Counsellor, International Advisory Council, APCO Worldwide (advisory and advocacy communications consultancy) (remuneration is paid to Markham Services Limited - see category 1)
  • Senior Consultant, Legacie Contracts Limited (property development) (remuneration is paid to Markham Services Limited - see category 1)

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

  • Markham Services Limited (member’s company owned 50% by member and 50% by wife)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • Markham Services Limited (member’s company owned 50% by member and 50% by wife)

Category 7: Overseas visits

  • Visit to Djibouti, 4-10 October 2021, as part of trade and political delegation; flights, accommodation and meals paid for by Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority
  • Visit to Somaliland, 16-21 February 2022, as part of trade and political delegation; flights, accommodation and meals paid for by Somaliland Chamber of Commerce
  • Visit to Djibouti, 13-16 March 2022, to meet and have discussions with Chairman of Djibouti Ports Authority; flights, accommodation and meals paid for by Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority
  • Visit to Israel, 21-28 March 2022, to participate in UK-Israel strategic dialogue; flights paid for by Chatham House, accommodation paid for by Forum of Strategic Dialogue and ELNET UK

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Director, Conservative Friends of Israel Limited
  • Director, CedarsOak Ltd and its associated companies (not for profit company providing research services)
  • Director, Volcani International Partnership - US, Inc (non-profit, non-stock corporation)
  • Director, Middle East Forum (think-tank and trade group)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

  • Honorary President, Conservative Friends of Israel

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Trustee, The Holocaust Memorial Charitable Trust
  • Board Member, UK Abraham Accords Group (formerly British Friends of the Abraham Accords)
  • Ambassador, Football for Change (charity)