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.

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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 co-founder, Maple Research Limited (business intelligence and due diligence; the member is not salaried but may draw ad hoc dividends)
  • Director and co-founder, JKEP Education Ltd (executive education startup; 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)
  • Occasional journalism for the Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday and Express Newspapers

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)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • Hyannis Strategy Limited (see category 1)

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • The member receives occasional secretarial support in parliamentary work from an executive assistant, who is employed by Maple Research Limited

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