Register of Interests - Members of the House of Lords

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Lord Wei
Conservative
Life peer
Category 1: Directorships
  • Chairman and Non-executive Director, Meris Education Ltd
  • Director, Penn Pacific Capital Partners Ltd (business consultancy)
  • Director, Shoreditch Ventures (HK) Ltd
  • Director, Shoreditch Ventures Ltd (which advises BE Ltd and Kinrise Real Estate Ltd (formerly LJ Real Estate Limited)) (Kinrise interest ceased 31 July 2020)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Adviser, Kinrise Real Estate Ltd (formerly LJ Real Estate Limited) (investment advisory) (interest ceased 31 July 2020)
  • Adviser, Salary Finance (financial wellbeing benefits)
  • Adviser, Sidekick Group (facilities management business)
  • Chair of Advisory Board, Cordant Group plc (recruitment and talent solutions group) (interest ceased 30 November 2019)
  • Chair, Advisory Board, AHC Ltd (communications business serving the pensions industry) (interest ceased 31 July 2020)
  • Chair, Advisory Board, City Vision (charity that seeks to help transform cities)
  • Director (formerly Adviser), Sweetbridge (fintech company specialising in supply chain risk management)
  • Member of Advisory Board, Future Planet Capital (investment platform)
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • Education Research Services Ltd (see category 10(a))
  • Shoreditch Ventures Ltd (see category 1)
  • SP E2 Ltd (property)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • Shoreditch Ventures (HK) Ltd
  • Shoreditch Ventures Ltd (see category 1)
  • SP E2 Ltd (property)
Category 6: Sponsorship
  • Member benefits from an intern four days per week, provided by the CARE internship programme
  • Member receives pro bono support from Jonathan Croft as Head of Research one day per week
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
  • Advice provided by Jackson Ng in a voluntary and personal capacity for political research, social enterprise, charity and community related ventures (interest ceased 31 July 2020)
  • Pro bono support provided by Ben Woollard (seconded from City Vision) to support member on his work with Cities (interest ceased 31 July 2020)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Adviser, Advisory Board, Epic Hostels
  • Adviser, Community Network Foundation (charitable sector) (interest ceased 31 July 2020)
  • Co-founder (formerly Director), Manchester China Forum
  • Director, Education Research Services Ltd (dormant)
  • Director, The Shaftesbury Partnership Ltd (social business)
  • Founder, Diaspora Group
  • Founder, Maker Life movement (property)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Crayfish (tech platform for freelancers)
  • Kinrise Real Estate Ltd (formerly LJ Real Estate Ltd) (investment advisory; see category 1)
  • Meris Education Ltd (Edtech business)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Chair, Conservative Friends of the Chinese (interest ceased 27 September 2019)
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Global Parliament of Mayors
The Duke of Wellington
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • High Steward, Winchester Cathedral and Trustee of Winchester Cathedral Trust (interest as Trustee ceased 21 July 2020)
  • Trustee, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) (registered charity)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • Governor, Wellington College
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Berkshire Hathaway (multinational conglomerate holding company)
  • Compagnie Financière Richemont SA (high quality brands)
  • Diageo plc (beverage alcohol)
  • Lloyds Bank plc (interest ceased 21 July 2020)
  • Persimmon plc (housebuilding)
  • RIT Capital Partners plc (investment trust)
  • Wellington Farm Shop Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
  • Member of the Wellington Collection Management Committee
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Director, Bardrochat Estate Management Company Limited
  • Director, Stratfield Saye Estate Management Company Limited
  • Director, Wellington Country Park Limited
Category 5: Land and property
  • Agricultural property in the province of Granada, Spain
  • Agricultural property in Wallonia, Belgium
  • Partner in family farming business in Ayrshire
  • Partner in family farming business in Hampshire
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • AGSL (agricultural company in Spain)
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • Bardrochat Estate Management Company Limited
  • Stratfield Saye Estates Management Company Limited
  • Wellington Country Park Limited
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Senior Adviser (formerly Director), Compagnie Financière Richemont SA (high quality brands)
Category 1: Directorships
  • Director, Richemont Holdings (UK) Limited
  • Non-executive Director, RIT Capital Partners plc (investment trust) (interest ceased 26 May 2020)
Lord West of Spithead
Labour
Life peer
Category 1: Directorships
  • Chairman, Spearfish Maritime Security Limited
  • Non-executive Director, MCM Solutions (extraction and management of data from digital and non-digital sources)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Chairman, Advisory Board, Nineteen Events (event organisers)
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
  • As a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Armed Forces the member attends regular meetings at which the value of the hospitality received over the course of a calendar year exceeds the registration threshold of £300
  • As a member of the House of Lords Defence Group the member attends regular meetings at which the value of the hospitality received over the course of a calendar year exceeds the registration threshold of £300
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Director, Response Exhibitions Ltd
  • Director, Security Exhibitions Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • Chancellor, Southampton Solent University (interest ceased 20 July 2020)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Response Exhibitions Ltd
  • Security Exhibitions Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Knight President, Society of Knights of the Round Table
  • President, Merchant Navy Association
  • President, Merchant Navy Medal Fund
Lord Wharton of Yarm
Conservative
Life peer
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • GBMW Ltd
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • GBMW Ltd
Category 1: Directorships
  • Director, GBMW Ltd (member's company providing strategic and management advice, and running his private office) (member draws ad hoc dividends); current clients are Aquind Ltd (electricity transmission), Squire Patton Boggs LLP (law firm), Policy Exchange Ltd (think tank), Hume Brophy (communications), and Inmarsat (telecommunications)
Baroness Wheatcroft
Non-affiliated
Life peer
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Chair, Appointments and Oversight Committee of the Financial Times
  • Occasional freelance journalism
Category 1: Directorships
  • Non-executive Director, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
  • Non-executive Director, St James’s Place plc (financial services)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Director of the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions
  • Director, People's Vote Media Hub (interest ceased 16 August 2020)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Member, Advisory Board, Reuters Institute for Study of Journalism (interest ceased 16 August 2020)
  • Trustee, Vindi and Kamini Banga Family Trust
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Ferrari NV (luxury sports car manufacturer)
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • Visiting Fellow, Centre for Corporate Reputation, Oxford University
Baroness Wheeler
Labour
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Vice Chair (formerly Chair), Mary Ward and Blackfriars Settlement (following merger of the two)
  • Vice Chair, Specialised Healthcare Alliance
Baroness Whitaker
Labour
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Fellow, Working Men's College (adult education; the Working Men's College Corporation is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales)
  • Member, Sussex Police Diversity Advisory Board
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Member, UNA-UK Advisory Panel
  • President (formerly Chair), Newhaven Coastal Communities Team
  • President, Advisory Council for the Education of Romany and other Travellers
  • President, Friends, Families and Travellers (registered charity)
  • President, Newhaven Historical Society
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
  • Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
  • Member, Advisory Board, British Institute of Human Rights
  • Vice President, One World Trust
Lord Whitby
Conservative
Life peer
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Eco Removal Systems Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
  • Vice-President, Local Government Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Director, Harborne Housing Trust Ltd (interest ceased 31 December 2019)
  • Director, London Forward Limited
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • Harborne Consultancy Midlands Limited (see category 1)
  • Majority shareholding in Skeldings Ltd (see category 1)
Category 5: Land and property
  • Retail property in Selly Oak, Birmingham, owned jointly with wife
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • Harborne Consultancy Midlands Limited
  • Harborne Housing Trust Ltd (see category 10(a)) (interest ceased 31 December 2019)
  • Skeldings Ltd
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • President, Surface Engineering Association
  • Strategic Adviser, Gem Limited (heating systems)
Category 1: Directorships
  • Chairman and Director, Skeldings Ltd (springs, pressings, tools)
  • Chairman, Eco Removal Systems Ltd
  • Director, Harborne Consultancy Midlands Limited
  • Non-executive Chairman, Made in the Midlands Ltd
Lord Whitty
Labour
Life peer
Category 1: Directorships
  • Non-executive Director, The Water Retail Company
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Member, Advisory Committee on Business Appointments
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Appointed by National Executive Committee of Labour Party to panel to investigate leak of confidential party document
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Chair (formerly Board Member), Smith Institute
  • Chair, EEAST (road safety charity)
  • Chair, Road Safety Foundation
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Westminster Sustainable Business Forum
  • President (formerly Vice President), Environmental Protection UK
  • Vice President, National Energy Action
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
  • Chair, Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances (sponsored by Energy UK)
  • Vice President, British Airline Pilots' Association
  • Vice President, Trading Standards Institute
  • Vice-President, Local Government Association
Lord Wigley
Plaid Cymru
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
  • Trustee, Sir Kyffin Williams Trust, Llangefni
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
  • Vice President, Local Government Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Vice President, MENCAP
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Director, Gwernafalau Cyf (designers of medical equipment)
Category 5: Land and property
  • 6 acres of land near Caernarfon from which rental income is received
  • Part share in a flat, Cardiff
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Writer of regular weekly articles for Daily Post newspaper (North Wales news) Occasional income from broadcasting for BBC, ITV and independent broadcasters
Baroness Wilcox of Newport
Labour
Life peer
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Leader and Elected Member, Newport City Council (interest as Leader ceased 25 November 2019)
  • Leader, Welsh Local Government Association (interest ceased 29 November 2019)
  • Member, Local Government Association City Regions Board
  • Member, Local Government Association Councillors Forum (interest ceased 29 November 2019)
  • Member, Local Government Association Executive (interest ceased 29 November 2019)
  • Teacher (non-practising)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Appointed by National Executive Committee of Labour Party to panel to investigate leak of confidential party document
  • Director, Gaer Community Network
Baroness Wilcox
Conservative
Life peer
Category 5: Land and property
  • House is St Mawes, Cornwall, from which rental income is received
  • Rental income received from a basement flat in member's London house has cumulatively reached the registration threshold
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • President, National Consumer Federation
  • Vice President, Chartered Trading Standards Institute
  • Vice President, Girl Guides Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • Governor, Harris Westminster Sixth Form School (interest ceased 31 July 2020)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Psigma Investment Management, 126 Jermyn Street, London, SW1Y 4UJ
Lord Willetts
Conservative
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • Chancellor, University of Leicester
  • Visiting Professor, King’s College, London (remunerated until 3 September 2020)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Sirius Constellation Limited (see category 10(a))
  • Vantix Diagnostics Inc (formerly Vantix Limited) (company developing biosensors)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Chair, Foundation of Science and Technology
  • Co-Chair, Pontignano Conference
  • Governor, National Institute of Economic and Social Research (interest ceased 19 February 2020)
  • Governor, Pensions Policy Institute
  • Trustee, Man Booker Prize
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Executive Chair, The Resolution Foundation, (think-tank)
  • In receipt of royalties from writing books
  • Member, Advisory Board of Open Classrooms (education technology) (member has share options)
  • Occasional journalism
  • Occasional lectures and presentations
  • Senior Adviser to Skyrora (space technology company; income from this work is paid to Marchmount Executive Services Ltd)
  • Speaking engagement (delivered by video), 9 July 2020, 2020 Sino-UK Innovation Partnership Summit, Nanjing, China
  • Strategic Adviser to 2U (a company based in America which delivers on-line degree programmes; income from this work is paid to Marchmount Executive Services Limited) (interest ceased 3 September 2020)
  • The member expects to receive an income as Chairman of the Eight Great Technologies Investment Fund of which Farm Street Partners are the designated investment manager; Farm Street Partners do not employ the member but are providing financial support for the start-up costs of the Fund, including payment of expenses for the member for his work in securing commercial funding for the enterprise
  • The member receives fees from participation in BBC broadcasts which collectively may exceed the registration threshold over the course of a calendar year
Category 1: Directorships
  • Chair, Genome Research Limited (responsible for Wellcome Trust Hinxton Campus) (interest ceased 19 February 2020)
  • Chair, Verditek plc (clean energy technologies)
  • Director and sole owner, Marchmount Executive Services Limited
  • Director, Thames Holdings Ltd (company promoting education links between UK and China (unremunerated until 1 July 2020)
  • Member of the Board, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)
  • Non-executive Director, SatixFy UK (communications technology company)
  • Non-executive Director, Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (a company manufacturing satellites)
  • Non-executive Director, Tekcapital plc (investment group focused on creating market value from university technology) (member has share options)
  • Non-executive Director, The Biotech Growth Trust plc (venture capital fund investing in life sciences)
Category 5: Land and property
  • A flat in West London
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • Marchmount Executive Services Limited (100 per cent owner: see category 1)
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • Marchmount Executive Services Limited
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Board Member, President’s Advisory Committee, Royal Society
  • Director, Konigswinter Steering Committee
  • Director, Sirius Constellation Limited
  • Director, Vantix Diagnostics Inc (interest ceased 27 September 2019)
  • Member, Raspberry Pi Foundation (registered charity; computer science education)
Baroness Williams of Trafford
Conservative
Life peer
Category 5: Land and property
  • Flat in London NW1
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Minister of State, Home Office
  • Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Equalities), Department for International Trade (interest ceased 14 February 2020)
Lord Willis of Knaresborough
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Chair, Yorkshire and Humber Applied Research Collaboration Strategy Board
  • Chairman, National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Yorkshire and Humber (CLAHRC YH) (interest ceased 1 April 2020)
  • Consultant, Health Education England
  • Consultant, Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • Council Member, Natural Environment Research Council (interest ceased 1 April 2020)
Category 5: Land and property
  • Flat in London SE11
  • House in York YO23
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Chairman, Talent Retention Solution Employers Group
Lord Willoughby de Broke
Non-affiliated
Excepted Hereditary
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Director and President, Moreton Morrell Tennis Court Company Limited
  • Director, 77 Warrington Crescent Limited (company responsible for the care and maintenance of four flats in 77 Warrington Crescent, London)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • S.M.Theatre Limited
Category 5: Land and property
  • Arable and grass farm in Warwickshire/Gloucestershire, including commercial lettings
  • Residential property in London from which rental income is received
Category 1: Directorships
  • Chairman, S.M.Theatre Limited
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • 77 Warrington Crescent Limited
  • S.M.Theatre Limited
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Amazon.com Inc (retail)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
  • Governor (Hon), Royal Shakespeare Company
Lord Wills
Labour
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • President of the Wiltshire Association of Local Councils (unpaid)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
  • Member of Advisory Council (unpaid), Transparency International UK (non-governmental anti-corruption organisation)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
  • Member and wife have interests in a SIPP but no identifiable holding in the SIPP is of registrable value
  • The member with his wife have investments in CFIC Loudwater Fund managed by Loudwater Investment Partners
  • The member with his wife have investments in the CF Ruffer Absolute Return Fund
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Patron, The Harbour Project (supports asylum seekers in Swindon)
Category 1: Directorships
  • Director, Eggz Limited (mobile entertainment company) (member's company owned 50 per cent by member and 50 per cent by member's wife)
Category 5: Land and property
  • Commercial premises in London owned jointly with wife from which rental income is received
  • House in North London owned jointly with wife from which rental income is received (interest ceased 20 July 2020)
  • Property in Haute-Savoie region of France owned jointly with wife from which rental income is received
Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)
  • Eggz Limited
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
  • Eggz Limited (mobile entertainment company) (see category 1)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • The member is currently working with a number of institutions, including charities, local authorities and institutions of higher education, on schemes to encourage and help the entry into higher education of young persons who are leaving care (“care leavers”)
Lord Wilson of Dinton
Crossbench
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
  • Chairman, Blue Lion Limited (owned by Emmanuel College, Cambridge)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • Fees for occasional lecturing, mainly for University of Cambridge, including Judge Business School (formerly Judge Institute of Management Studies) and Moller Centre
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Chairman of the Friends of Kettle’s Yard (charity which falls within the ambit of the University of Cambridge)
  • Chairman, Ely Cathedral Council
Lord Wilson of Tillyorn
Crossbench
Life peer
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • President, Scotland China Education Network (interest ceased 26 August 2020)
  • Vice President (formerly Trustee), Scotland Churches Trust
The Lord Bishop of Winchester
Bishops
Bishops
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
  • Chairman and Trustee, Anglican Missioners of Africa Development and Education Trust
  • Trustee, Bishop of Winchester's Uganda Church Trust
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
  • Governor, Winchester University
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
  • In receipt of episcopal stipend
Category 5: Land and property
  • Residential holdings in Oxfordshire
Total results 817 (page 40 of 41)