Lord Forsyth of Drumlean

Lord Forsyth of Drumlean

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Forsyth of Drumlean

Name

Michael Forsyth

Party/group

Conservative

Joined the Lords

14 July 1999

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Secretary of State for Scottish Office 1995-97
Minister of State (Home Office) 1994-95
Minister of State (Department of Employment) 1992-94
Minister of State (Scottish Office) 1990-92
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Scottish Office) 1987-90
Committee House Date
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Lords 2014-
Soft Power Committee Lords 2013-14
Economic Affairs Committee (L) Lords 2008-13
Barnett Formula Committee Lords 2008-09
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) Lords 2002-05
Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England Lords 2000-01
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 1983-87
Constituency Date
Stirling 1983-97

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Non-executive Director, J & J Denholm Ltd (parent company of Denholm Group which has five divisions: shipping; logistics; seafoods; industrial services; oilfield services)
    • Non-executive Chairman, Hyperion Insurance Group Ltd
    • Non-executive Director, Denholm Logistics Ltd
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Non-executive Director, Secure Trust Bank plc (w.e.f. 1 March 2014)
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Safor Ltd (designs and retails handbags and other fashion accessories)
    • Hyperion Insurance Group Ltd
  • 5: Land and property

    • Self-catering holiday accommodation at home in Scotland, from which rental income is received
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chairman, Safor Ltd (designs and retails handbags and other fashion accessories)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President-elect of the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (in office from July 2014)