Lord Lang of Monkton

Lord Lang of Monkton

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Lang of Monkton DL

Name

Ian Lang

Party/group

Conservative

Joined the Lords

29 September 1997

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 Trade 1995-97
Secretary of State for Scottish Office 1990-95
Minister of State (Scottish Office) 1987-90
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Scottish Office) 1986-87
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Employment) 1986-86
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1983-86
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1981-83
Committee House Date
Constitution Committee (L) Lords 2012-
Barnett Formula Committee Lords 2008-09
Constitution Committee (L) Lords 2001-05
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 1979-81
Constituency Date
Galloway & Upper Nithsdale 1983-97
Galloway 1979-83

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Marsh and McLennan Companies Inc 2011-
Director Charlemagne Capital Ltd 2006-
Director Marsh and McLennan Companies Inc 1997-

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chairman Advisory Committee on Business Appointments 2009-
Chairman Patrons of the National Galleries of Scotland 1998-06
Governor Rugby School 1997-07

Member's focus

Policy
Business and industry
Constitutional matters
Economy and finance
UK
Scotland

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Chairman, Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc (advice in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital)
    • Non-executive Director, Charlemagne Capital Ltd (fund management)
    • Non-executive Director, PC Sun Valley (Ukrainian wine company in which Waterford Group are major shareholders; unpaid as such but provided for within fee received from Waterford: see category 2)
    • Non-executive Chairman, Sustained Innovation Consulting LLP (management consultants)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Consultant, The Waterford Group (energy, property, wine; a commercial, not a political, consultancy)
    • Chairman, Prime Minister's Advisory Committee on Business Appointments
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc
    • Royal Dutch Shell plc
  • 5: Land and property

    • A property in Scotland, from which rental income is received
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Member of Council, The Rugbeian Society