Lord Kempsell

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

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Kempsell.

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

Category 1: Directorships

  • Hyannis Strategy Limited (personal service company providing the member's own services in communications, media, management advice and journalism; the member is not salaried but may draw ad hoc dividends; all clients are listed in category 1) (current clients are the Office of Boris Johnson Limited (private office of the former Prime Minister); Policy Exchange Limited (non-partisan think tank); and GB News (the member is a contributor))
  • Director, CEO and founder, Maple Research Limited (business intelligence and due diligence; the member is not salaried but may draw ad hoc dividends)
  • Director and founder, JKEP Education Ltd (executive education startup; the member is not salaried but may draw ad hoc dividends)
  • Founder, Arcani Intelligence Ltd (media advice, business intelligence and due diligence; the member is not salaried but may draw ad hoc dividends)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Senior Adviser, WJL Partners LLP (communications and management advisory firm providing communications and management advice to CEOs of corporates)
  • The member may receive fees for freelance journalism and broadcast appearances

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

  • Hyannis Strategy Limited (see category 1)
  • Maple Research Limited (see category 1)
  • JKEP Education Ltd (executive education startup)
  • Arcani Intelligence Ltd (media advice, business intelligence and due diligence)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • Hyannis Strategy Limited (see category 1)
  • Arcani Intelligence Ltd (media advice, business intelligence and due diligence)

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • The member receives occasional secretarial support in parliamentary work from an executive assistant, who is employed by Arcani Intelligence Ltd

Category 7: Overseas visits

  • Visit to Israel, 5 November 2023, at invitation of Government of Israel, to visit sites of 7 October 2023 terrorist attacks and meet President of Israel; all costs borne by Jamie Reuben and Global University Systems BV
  • Visit to Bahrain, 16-19 November 2023, at invitation of Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain, to attend Manama Dialogue defence and security conference; all costs borne by Foreign Ministry of the Kingdom of Bahrain

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

  • The member received three nights of hotel accommodation and hospitality at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester from Regent Group, 1-3 October 2023
  • One ticket and hospitality received from the Kingdom of Bahrain via the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, London to the Royal Box, Royal Windsor Horse Show, 3 May 2024
  • Ticket for Qatar Economic Forum powered by Bloomberg (in Doha) received from Bloomberg and the government of Qatar, 14-16 May 2024
  • One ticket and hospitality received from Turkish Airlines and Government of the Republic of Turkey to attend Dortmund v Real Madrid Champions League final tie at Wembley Stadium, 1 June 2024