Baroness Hunt of Bethnal Green

Baroness Hunt of Bethnal Green's full title is The Baroness Hunt of Bethnal Green. Her name is Ruth Elizabeth Hunt, and she is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Baroness Hunt of Bethnal Green.

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Category 1: Directorships

  • Director, Deeds and Words Limited (consultancy services and leadership programmes relating to inclusion, culture and behaviours)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Member, Think Tank, The Co-Operative Group (payment made to Deeds and Words Limited - see category 1) (interest ceased 3 May 2024)
  • Speaking engagement, 8 June 2023, Pride Talks for Brookfield Asset Management, London
  • Speaking engagement, 12 June 2023, virtual event on LGBT+ inclusion in the workplace for Handelsbanken, London
  • Speaking engagement, 2 May 2024, leadership talk for WACL Festival of Talent, London

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

  • Deeds and Words Limited (consultancy services and leadership programmes relating to inclusion, culture and behaviours)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • Deeds and Words Limited (owned jointly with partner) (consultancy services and leadership programmes relating to inclusion, culture and behaviours)

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • The member receives research support from one PhD student from King’s College London, as part of a training scheme for which the student receives a stipend
  • The member’s parliamentary assistant is employed through and paid by Deeds and Words Limited, which the member co-owns
  • The member contracts the services of a researcher on a free-lance basis, one day a week, paid by Deeds and Words Limited, which the member co-owns (interest ceased 3 May 2024)

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

  • The member receives free or reduced cost copies of the book ‘The Transgender Issue’ from Penguin Random House for distribution to members of both Houses (interest ceased 3 May 2024)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Visiting Fellow, Jesus College, University of Cambridge

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Member, Parochial Church Council (PCC), St Matthew's Church, Bethnal Green (interest ceased 3 May 2024)
  • Member, Management Committee and Volunteer, Bow and Bethnal Green Foodbank (interest ceased 3 May 2024)