Lord Shinkwin

Lord Shinkwin is a Conservative Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 17 November 2015. His full title is The Lord Shinkwin, and his given name is Kevin Joseph Maximilian Shinkwin.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Shinkwin.

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Category 6: Sponsorship

The member has full-time assistance from a researcher to assist with parliamentary work on disability equality; the costs of the staff member are met by the Pears Foundation (an independent, British family foundation, rooted in Jewish values, that takes private money every year and invests it in good causes, promoting understanding of key issues through research and education programmes; driving engagement in social progress across the UK and globally, particularly in young people, and supporting organisations) (Stanhill Foundation funding ceased 9 October 2019; DFN Charitable Foundation funding ceased 31 March 2020)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Chair, Assistive Technology Commission to explore and recommend improvements in the provision of assistive technology to disabled people
Chair, Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) Disability Commission (feeds into Prime Minister’s National Disability Strategy)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Governor, Motability (a charity)
Lay Member, Queen Square Brain Bank & Neuro-Resource Management Board
Trustee, Council of Christians and Jews
Trustee, DFN Foundation