Register of Lords' Interests

The Register of Lords' Interests lists every relevant interest registered by Members of the House of Lords.

The Register is updated every 15 minutes, except during recess.

Lord Paddick
Nil
No registrable interests
Baroness Paisley of St George's
Nil
On leave of absence; exempt from registration
Lord Palmer
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Managing partner, family farming partnership
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
BP (oil)
Barclays plc (banking)
British American Tobacco plc
Fidelity Funds America Fund (banking)
Forth Ports plc
GlaxoSmithKline plc (pharmaceuticals)
PepsiCo Inc Capital Stock (leisure)
Royal Dutch Shell (oil)
Category 5: Land and property
Flat in London SW1, from which rental income is received
Farmland near Edinburgh; farmland and cottages in Berwickshire
Residual beneficiary of Patience Estate (St Lucia)
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
As a member of the Lords and Commons Cigar Club I receive regular hospitality and invitations to events during the course of the calendar year which together amount to more than £140 and all of which are paid for by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association
Category 9: Miscellaneous financial interests
House and garden is open by appointment to visiting public throughout the year and regularly on Thursdays and Sundays from mid-May to end September
FIM Timber Growth Fund (forestry)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
President, Renewable Energy Authority (transport division)
Convenor, Lords and Commons Cigar and Pipe Smokers' Club
Lord Palmer of Childs Hill
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Property Redress Scheme Advisory Council
Member, Cosmetic Redress Advisory Council
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Israel and Palestinian Authority, 14-19 February 2016, organized by All-Party Britain-Israel Parliamentary Group; travel and accommodation costs met by Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Vice President, Liberal Democrat Friends of Israel
President, Liberal Democrat Friends of Armed Forces
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Friends of Israel Educational Foundation
Vice President, Jewish Leadership Council
Member, Advisory Board of Community Security Trust
Lord Palumbo
Category 1: Directorships
Member, Advisory Board, MerchantBridge & Co (investment company)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Adviser Emeritus, Whitgift School
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Serpentine Gallery
Royal Fine Art Commission Trust
Lord Palumbo of Southwark
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Ministry of Sound Group Ltd (dance music and nightclub)
Lord Pannick
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Practising member of the Bar
Contributes fortnightly column on legal issues for The Times
Category 9: Miscellaneous financial interests
Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Bencher, Gray's Inn
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman, Legal Friends of Hebrew University, Jerusalem
Lord Parekh
Category 5: Land and property
House in Kenton, Middlesex owned jointly with wife from which rental income is received
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director & Vice President, Nirman Foundation (US-based family foundation)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Member of Court, University of Bedfordshire
Member of Court, University of Hull
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Anne Frank Educational Trust
Trustee, Rathbone Trust
Trustee, Black Umbrella Trust
Baroness Parminter
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Charity Consultant (non-practising)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, RSPCA (interest ceased 7 July 2016)
Trustee, Institute for Public Policy Research
Lord Patel
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Council Member, Medical Research Council
Professor of Obstetrics & Consultant Obstetrician, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee (retired)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chancellor, University of Dundee
Lord Patel of Blackburn
Category 5: Land and property
Property in Blackburn from which rental income is received
Lord Patel of Bradford
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chairman, Bradford Teaching NHS Hospitals Trust
Senior Adviser to Vice Chancellor and University Director of Strategic Partnerships, University of East London (undertake work on a variety of research and consultancy projects with a range of government departments and academic institutions, particularly in the health, social care and criminal justice areas)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, KYA Global Ltd
Senior Partner, Community Innovations Enterprise Limited Liability Partnership (CIE LLP) (agency that provides research and service evaluation that promotes equality, human rights and inclusion)
Independent member, Board of Directors, England and Wales Cricket Board
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chairman, Bradford Producer City Board
Special Adviser on Higher Education to The CASS Foundation
Member, Advisory Board, Institute for Dementia, University of Salford
Vice President, Institute of Healthcare Management
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, Royal Society of Public Health London
President, Bradford Courts Chaplaincy Service (Bradford based charity providing support for those engaged in the criminal justice system)
President, National Appropriate Adult Network (NAAN) (national organisation ensuring network of appropriate adults for children and vulnerable adults detained or interviewed by Police)
Lord Patten
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Lockheed Martin Holdings UK Ltd (wholly-owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security company) (interest ceased 6 January 2016)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Senior Adviser, Charterhouse Capital Partners LLP (UK & European private equity)
Adviser, Thomas Goode & Co Ltd (luxury goods)
Adviser, Lockheed Martin International (global security company) (interest ceased 6 January 2016)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
GlaxoSmithKline plc (pharmaceuticals)
Burberry Group plc (luxury clothing)
Experian plc (global information services)
Lockheed Martin Corporation (global security company)
HSBC plc (international banking and financial services)
Unilever plc (multinational consumer goods company)
ICAP plc (UK based voice and electronic dealer broker for financial institutions)
Royal Dutch Shell plc (oil and gas)
Vodafone Group plc (telecommunications)
National Grid plc (power supplies and security)
Lord Patten of Barnes
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Russell Reynolds Associates Inc (company research)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, European Advisory Board, Bridgepoint (private equity group)
Member, EDF Stakeholder Advisory Panel (electricity)
Occasional income from writing and speaking engagements
Member, International Advisory Board of BP (energy)
Adviser, Hutchison Europe (telecomms, property, transport)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chancellor, Oxford University
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
International Adviser, Praemium Imperiale, Japan Art Association
Co-chair, India-UK Roundtable
Co-Chair, British Council Italy-UK Annual Conference (interest ceased 31 August 2015)
Trustee, the Tablet Journal
Lord Paul
Category 1: Directorships
Chairman & Director, Caparo Group Ltd (UK-based industrial manufacturing company with operating subsidiary in Europe)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Together with Paul family members jointly and indirectly interested in the whole of the share capital of a number of businesses in UK and internationally; the shares are held through family trusts and principal businesses are: Caparo Group Limited (hotels and property); Caparo Holdings (US) Limited (manufacturing in North America); Caparo India Limited (conference and leisure centre in India); Caparo Engineering India Limited (manufacturing in India); Caparo Middle East (industrial products sales, warehousing and distribution in Middle East)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Core VCT plc
Core VCT IV plc
Category 5: Land and property
Three apartments in Coppet, Switzerland, from which rental income is received when tenanted
Farmland, Buckinghamshire, from which rental income is received
Two cottages, Buckinghamshire, from which rental income is received when tenanted
Category 6: Sponsorship
The Member's PA is paid by Caparo Group Ltd and does some work in connection with the Member's parliamentary duties
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair and Trustee, Theirworld Projects Limited (formerly PiggyBankKids Projects Ltd) (charity) (interest ceased 9 December 2015)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chancellor, University of Wolverhampton
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chair of Trustees, Ambika Paul Foundation (charity)
Lord Pearson of Rannoch
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Jupiter Strategic Bond Fund
Government of Switzerland 2.5% Bonds
Artemis Income Fund
Invesco Perpetual Income Fund
Jupiter Growth and Income Fund
Jupiter Merlin Income Fund
M&G Global Dividend and Income Fund
Jupiter Merlin Real Return Fund
Tesco Personal Finance Real Return Fund
Threadneedle Investment Funds
First Property Group
All shareholdings are managed by a company and the Member has no influence over any of the dealings
Category 5: Land and property
Deer forest and forestry in West Highlands of Scotland, including residential property
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Member, Global Britain
Trustee, Rannoch Charitable Trust
Sole Patron, Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Earl Peel
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Lord Chamberlain of the Queen's Household
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
JP Morgan Fleming Overseas Investment Trust (investment trust)
Absolute Return Trust Limited (listed hedge fund)
Brevan Howard Macro Limited (listed hedge fund)
BH Global Limited (listed hedge fund)
ETFS Metal Securities Limited (Gold ETF)
Moonpig.com plc (personalised greeting card company)
King Street (hedge fund)
Moore Macro Managers Fund (hedge fund)
Palomino Fund (hedge fund)
Category 5: Land and property
Moorland and farms in North Yorkshire let on agricultural tenancies
Residential property in North Yorkshire
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust
Trustee, Castle Hill Trust
Lord Pendry
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
President, Football Foundation Ltd (sports development charity)
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
As a member of the Lords and Commons Cigar Club I receive regular hospitality and invitations to events during the course of the calendar year which together amount to more than £140 and all of which are paid for by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association.
Book launch at 1, Millbank with assistance from Laurent-Perrier for my autobiography, "Taking it on the chin: Memoirs of a parliamentary bruiser", 16 March 2016
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Develop Youth Through Sports Trust
Bishop of Peterborough
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
In receipt of episcopal stipend
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Council Member, Oak Hill College
Governor, St Andrew's Healthcare
Governor, Oakham School
Governor, Uppingham School
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Farming Community Network (interest ceased 10 December 2015)
Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
President, Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre
Non-resident Judge, Court of Final Appeal, Hong Kong
Role as an Arbitrator
Visiting Fellow, Mansfield College, Oxford
Visiting Fellow, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies
Category 5: Land and property
Ownership of forestry, Pen Afon Nedd, Wales
Category 6: Sponsorship
Share of a room and research assistance is provided by King's College, London
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Member, London Maritime Arbitrators Association
Expert Member, Panel of Recognized International Market Experts in Finance
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chancellor, Bournemouth University
Visiting Professor, Oxford University
Visiting Professor, King's College, London
President, British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman, European Maritime Law Organisation
President, British Maritime Law Association
President, Endeavour (providing developmental opportunities for young people)
Member, Advisory Committee, Youth at Risk
Baroness Pidding
Nil
No registrable interests
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Guest of Guy Carpenter & Co Ltd at Royal Ascot, 14 June 2016
Honorary Membership of Stoke Park Club, Buckinghamshire
Guest of Richard Harrington MP at the Conservative Friends of Israel Annual Business Lunch at Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge Hotel, 7 December 2015
Baroness Pinnock
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Yorkshire Water Services Ltd
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Elected Councillor, Kirklees Council
Local Government Peer, Local Government Association (short, fixed term contracts to work with named Council)
Category 5: Land and property
House in Huddersfield, from which rental income is received
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor, Whitcliffe Mount School, Cleckheaton
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Vice President, Local Government Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Scholes Village Shelter
Trustee and Chair, Yorkshire Water Community Trust
Baroness Pitkeathley
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Third Sector PR (PR for charities)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair, Professional Standards Authority (formerly Council for Healthcare Regulatory Excellence)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, Carers UK
Ambassador, National Voices
Trustee, Cumberland Lodge
Trustee, Big Society Trust
Lord Plant of Highfield
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Professor of Jurisprudence and Philosophy, and Fellow, King's College, London (retired 31.08.10; part-time thereafter in same post)
Professor at Sciences Po, Paris (one semester a year, part-time)
Income from academic writings, books and lectures
Professor, University of Tallinn, Estonia (expenses and payment for individual lectures)
Visiting Professor, Institute for Political Studies, Catholic University of Lisbon (expenses, subsistence and payment for lectures)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Professor of Humanities, University of Winchester
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor, Pilgrims' School Winchester
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chair of Trustees, Hansard Trust
Lord Plumb
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Farming
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Fellow, Royal Agricultural College
Member, International Policy Council Agriculture and Trade
National Sheep Association
Chairman, International Agricultural Training Programme
Member, Campden Food Research Association
Lord Polak
Category 1: Directorships
Chairman, TWC Associates llp (strategy consultants advising on government affairs; partners include Markham Services Limited (see below))
Director, Markham Services Limited (Member’s company owned 50% by Member and 50% by wife) (clients: Cogress Limited (property investment))
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Senior Consultant, Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (insurance, reinsurance, employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Markham Services Limited (see category 1)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director (unpaid), Conservative Friends of Israel Limited
Director, Cedarsoak Limited (provides secretariat to All-Party Britain-Israel Parliamentary Group)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Director, Yavneh Foundation Trust (owns the land and buildings from which Yavneh College operates)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Honorary President (unpaid), Conservative Friends of Israel
Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Eastsib Holding Company Ltd (oil and gas)
Director, Rostneftegaz (private oil and gas company registered in Russia; not the state oil company)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director (unpaid), MA Education and Research Network Limited (private company wholly owned by Magistrates’ Association) (interest ceased 12 July 2016)
Magistrate, Central London Bench, Central London Youth Panel, Greater London Family Panel
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, British Uzbek Society
Lord Popat
Category 5: Land and property
Office investment in Harrow
Residential investment in Pinner
Residential investment in London
One residential property in Cambridgeshire from which rental income is received
Lord Porter of Spalding
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Leader, South Holland District Council, Lincolnshire
Chairman, Local Government Association
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
The Member has a beneficial financial interest in Porter and Verrals Limited, a company in which his wife is a Director and controlling shareholder
Category 5: Land and property
Residential property in South Holland, Lincolnshire
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, South Holland Homes (community interest company)
Director, Local Government Information House Ltd
Director, Improvement and Development Agency for Local Government
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Chairman, Conservative Councillors' Association (interest ceased 31 March 2016)
Bishop of Portsmouth
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
In receipt of episcopal stipend
Category 5: Land and property
Terraced house in St Albans, Hertfordshire
Terraced house in Nunney, Somerset
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director (formerly Chair of Directors), Churches Together in England (interest as Chair ceased 17 February 2016)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor, University of Portsmouth
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chair and trustee, Portsmouth Diocesan Board of Finance
Chair and trustee, Portsmouth Diocesan Education Trust
Chair and trustee, Portsmouth Diocesan Council for Social Responsibility
Chair and trustee, E C Roberts Trust
Chair and trustee, Grigg Smith Bequest Trust
Lord Powell of Bayswater
Category 1: Directorships
Chairman, LVMH (Moet-Hennessy Louis Vuitton) Services UK
Director, Financière Agache
Director, LVMH (Moet-Hennessy Louis Vuitton)
Director, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Director, Matheson & Co
Director, Textron Corporation
Director, Hong Kong Land Holdings
Member of the Board of the Northern Trust Corporation of the United States (from 1 January 2015)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chairman, Rolls-Royce International Advisory Board
Chairman, Advisory Board, Bowmark Capital
Member, Barrick Gold International Advisory Board
Member, Advisory Board, Thales UK
Member, International Advisory Board, ACE Insurance
Adviser, BAE Systems
Adviser, HCL Technologies (India)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Caterpillar Inc (heavy machinery)
Textron Corporation (corporate jets/helicopters)
Schindler Group (elevators/escalators) (interest ceased 1 July 2016)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Business Ambassador, Prime Minister's Business Ambassadors' Network
Member, Advisory Board, Aspide GmbH
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chairman of Trustees, Said Business School Foundation, Oxford University
Vice-Chairman, Fudan University Business School, Advisory Board, Shanghai
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, Aspen Institute (USA)
Chairman, British Museum Trust
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Trustee and Non-executive Director, International Institute for Strategic Studies
Chairman, Atlantic Partnership
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Member, Global Board of Advisers to the Council on Foreign Relations
Trustee, Margaret Thatcher Archives Trust
Trustee, Said Foundation
Vice President, British-Malaysian Society
Vice President, Great Britain China Centre
Member, International Advisory Council, Asia House
Foundation Fellow, Somerville College, Oxford
Baroness Prashar
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member of the Committee appointed to consider UK's involvement in Iraq
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Deputy Chair, British Council
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Cumberland Lodge
President, UK Council for International Student Affairs
President, Community Foundation Network
President, National Literacy Trust
Lord Prescott
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Fee received from MGN Limited Company to write a weekly column in Sunday Mirror newspaper
Speaking engagement, Greenford Stakeholder Appreciation Evening (event organised by Greenford Ltd) in Moulsford, Oxfordshire, 8 October 2015; fee and travel expenses met by organisers
Guest on ‘Sam Delaney’s News Thing’ programme for RT UK (26 November 2015); fee and travel expenses paid by Studio Sixty Billion
Speaking engagement, 10 November 2015, Sustainable Homes SHIFT Awards in Manchester; travel, hotel and fee paid by Sustainable Homes
Speaking engagement, 16 November 2015, Civica in Torquay; travel, hotel and fee paid by Kirby Jones Management Ltd
Fee received from Icon Films for appearance on BBC programme ‘The One Show’ (filmed on 12 February 2016); transport to and from venue arranged by Icon Films
Fee received from Voltage TV Productions for appearance on ‘The Cars That Made Britain’ TV programme (filmed on 2 March 2016); transport to and from venue arranged by Voltage TV Productions
Guest on ‘Sam Delaney’s News Thing’ programme for RT UK (14 January 2016); fee and travel expenses paid by Studio Sixty Billion
Guest on ‘The TV That Made Me’ programme for the BBC (19 January 2016); fee and travel expenses paid by Raise the Roof Productions Ltd
Speaking engagement, Tyre Manufacturers Conference at Claridge’s Hotel, London, 22 January 2016; fee and travel expenses paid by JLA
Fee received from ITV Productions for appearance on ‘Drive of My Life’ TV programme (filmed on 25 and 26 April 2016 and due to be aired in September); travel and hotel accommodation arranged by ITV Productions
Guest on ‘Sam Delaney’s News Thing’ programme for RT UK (3 June 2016), fee, travel and hotel expenses paid by Studio Sixty Billion
Fee received from Voltage Productions for appearance on Channel 4 programme ‘Nine to Five’, filmed on 8 June 2016
Speaking engagement, 21 June 2016, International Festival for Britain 2016 dinner; fee, hotel and travel expenses met by organisers, UK Property Forums
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Antalya, Turkey, 4-9 October 2015, to give a speech to the 2015 Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit and Exhibition; travel, hotel accommodation and fee paid by Flogan Starts Outreach, Canada
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Board Member, Hull Kingston Rovers Rugby League Club
Lord Price
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Stour Publishing Ltd (book publishing and perry pear growing/making)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Minister of State, Department for International Trade (from 15 July 2016)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Stour Publishing Ltd (book publishing and perry pear growing/making)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
David Fickling Books Ltd (DFB) (independent publishing house)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Trustee, John Lewis Partnership Trust Board (interest ceased 4 April 2016)
Baroness Primarolo
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Thompson's Solicitors, London WC1
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair, Remuneration Board, National Assembly for Wales
Lord Prior
Nil
On leave of absence; exempt from registration
Lord Prior of Brampton
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
All the Member's shareholdings (some of which may exceed £50,000 in value) have been placed in a discretionary account and the Member has no knowledge of the holdings
Category 5: Land and property
Residential properties in Norwich (interest ceased 31 December 2015)
Farmland in Norfolk
Farmland in Cambridgeshire
Flat in Westminster SW1 from which rental income is received
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Swannington Investments Limited (investment company)
Director, Swannington Enterprises Limited (non-trading)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor of the following Norwich Schools: Sir Isaac Newton, Jane Austen, Norwich Primary Academy (NPA), Charles Darwin
Baroness Prosser
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Trade Union Fund Managers Ltd (company that oversees investments of participating trade unions)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Involvement and Participation Association (IPA) (private company limited by guarantee without share capital; registered charity established to encourage management and employee engagement)
Director, Lionel Cooke Memorial Fund Limited (limited company)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Industry and Parliament Trust (registered charity; also Director of associated private limited company by guarantee without share capital, use of 'Limited' exemption)
Companion, Institute of Management
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Category 1: Directorships
Self-employed consultant and sole trader trading as Jeremy Purvis; any income from interests registered in category 2 would be paid to Jeremy Purvis)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Policy and Strategy Adviser, Scottish Liberal Democrats (payment to Jeremy Purvis - see category 1) (interest ceased 31 May 2015)
Associate with Global Partners Governance Limited in respect of their Foreign and Commonwealth Office contract to provide training for the Iraq Council of Representatives
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to West Bank and Israel, 31 August - 4 September 2015, on fact-finding visit to the West Bank organised by Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians; cost of travel and accommodation met by Medical Aid for Palestinians
Visit to Taipei, Taiwan, 27 February - 2 March 2016, to participate in the Human Rights Legislation Workshop on the abolition of the death penalty; accommodation provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and travel part-funded by Open Society Fund
Visit to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14-17 November 2015, to address a roundtable for the abolition of the death penalty in Malaysia, and associated meetings; cost of travel and accommodation met by Parliamentarians for Global Action and APPG on abolition of death penalty (for funding see register of APPGs)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Board Member, Eastgate Theatre and Arts Centre, Peebles (interest ceased 17 December 2015)
Lord Puttnam
Category 1: Directorships
Senior Non-executive Director, Promethean World plc (technology hardware) (interest ceased 30 November 2015)
Director, Enigma Productions Ltd (film & tv)
Chairman, Atticus Education
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Consultant, TES Global Advisory Board (TES Global Ltd, Ed Tech Business and owners of TES and THE)
President, Film Distributors Association (independent Chair of industry body)
Member, Advisory Board of Accenture (Ireland)
Chair, Academic Board, Pearson College
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Promethean World plc (technology hardware) (interest ceased 30 November 2015)
All other holdings are held in two pension funds which are run by Rathbones and administered by Praxis
Enigma Productions Ltd
Atticus Education Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Prime Ministerial Trade and Cultural Envoy to Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Burma
National Digital Champion for Ireland (appointed by Minister of Communications, Republic of Ireland)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chair of Panel advising on project run by Goldsmiths College, University of London in conjunction with British Academy on inquiry into the future of Public Service Broadcasting
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Deputy Chair, Hansard Society
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Mohamed S. Farsi Foundation
Ambassador, UNICEF UK
International Ambassador, WWF

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