Lord Oates

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

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Oates.

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

Category 1: Directorships

  • Director, H&O Communications (communications consultancy)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Chair, Advisory Committee, Weber Shandwick (public relations) (interest ceased 1 April 2022)
  • Book royalties received from publication of “I never promised you a rose garden”, Biteback Publishing, 9 October 2021

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

  • H&O Communications

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • The member receives one half-day per week of assistance with his parliamentary work from a researcher employed by the Royal African Society when Parliament is sitting
  • The member receives research support from a PhD student from King’s College London, as part of a training scheme for which the student receives a stipend
  • The member is receiving pro bono advice from Macfarlanes LLP on the financial regulatory aspects of his private member’s bill

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

  • Use of Toyota Mirai hydrogen car from Toyota (GB) plc, 7 October 2021

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Temporary Adviser, World Health Organisation (unremunerated but a per diem will be paid for any travel undertaken)
  • Non-executive Director, Centre for Countering Digital Hate (interest ceased 13 October 2021 - notified 30 January 2022)
  • Ambassador and Member, Advisory Council, The World Reimagined
  • Non-executive Director and Trustee, The World Reimagined Limited (not for profit company managing an arts education project on the transatlantic slave trade)
  • Member, Advisory Board, The Britain Project (non-partisan, political collaboration seeking to build a broad coalition in the centre ground)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

  • Commissioner, UK Hydrogen Policy Commission

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Fellow, Clean Growth Leadership Network (provides a platform for academic and scientific innovators to connect with business leaders, financiers and policy-makers to generate solutions that tackle the climate emergency while growing our economy)