Register of Lords' Interests

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

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Lord Kakkar
Category 1: Directorships
Chairman, University College London Partners Limited
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair, House of Lords Appointments Commission
Member, General Medical Council
Adviser, Health Authority Abu Dhabi
Practising Surgeon
Professor of Surgery, University College London
Consultant Surgeon, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Director, Thrombosis Research Institute, London
Occasional scientific advisory and consultancy work, and honoraria, in the field of thrombosis research from: Bayer Healthcare; Boehringer Ingelheim; Bristol-Myers Squibb; Daiichi Sankyo; Pfizer Inc; Sanofi; Armetheon Inc;
Category 6: Sponsorship
Some research and other assistance is provided by an employee of the Thrombosis Research Institute
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Dulwich Services Ltd (corporate trustee for Dulwich School Common Investment Fund)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
UK Business Ambassador for Healthcare and Lifescience and member, Board for HealthcareUK
Member, Governing Board, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford
Chairman, Governing Board, Alleyn's School Dulwich
Chair, Health Honours Committee (recommendations for honours for services to health) and Member, Main Honours Committee
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Member, UAE-UK Business Council
Member, Supervisory Board of the Kuwait British Business Centre
Member of Council, Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee and Governor, King Edward VII Hospital
Trustee, Thrombosis Research Trust
Trustee, WJ Smith Trust (Alleyn's School bursaries)
Trustee, Capricorn Foundation
Commissioner, Royal Hospital Chelsea
Lord Kalms
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
President, Dixons Retail plc (formerly DSG International plc) (electrical retailer)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Dixons Retail plc (formerly DSG International plc) (electrical retailer)
Lord Keen of Elie
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
in receipt of ministerial salary as HM Advocate General for Scotland
Member of the Faculty of Advocates (non-practising)
Member of the Bar of England and Wales (non-practising)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Nameco (No 1247) Limited (company underwrites insurance and re-insurance at Lloyds of London) (50% shareholding with the remainder held by wife and children)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Roche Holding AG (healthcare)
Johnson Matthey plc (chemicals and sustainable technologies)
Diageo plc (alcoholic beverages)
National Grid plc (electricity and gas)
First State Asian Pacific Leaders (investment fund)
Artemis VCT plc
Category 5: Land and property
Residential property in London SW3
Baroness Kennedy of Cradley
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Council of the London Borough of Lewisham
Tom Watson Tour, Visit Co-ordinator, The Labour Party
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, APT Action on Poverty
Trustee, Marsha Phoenix Memorial Trust
Lord Kennedy of Southwark
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, AMLAPS UK Ltd (education)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Adviser (on trade union and Labour Party matters) to Community (trade union affiliated to Labour Party)
Member, Council of the London Borough of Lewisham
Adviser to the Labour Party on aspects of organisation and compliance
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
A Director of London Mutual Credit Union
President of the Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member of Governing Body, Morley College, London
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, the United St Saviours Charity
Vice President, Southwark Chamber of Commerce
Trustee, Mayor of Southwark’s Common Good Trust
Trustee, Ackroyd Community Centre
Trustee, National Association of Stable Staff
Chair, Council of People with Diabetes
Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member of the Bar
Chair, Video Standards Appeal Committee
Investigating Commissioner, EHRC's Human Rights Inquiry into Human Trafficking in Scotland
Member of the Government Commission on a British Bill of Rights
Master of Mansfield College, Oxford
Category 5: Land and property
House at Loch Lomond
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Bencher, Gray's Inn
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, British Museum
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Board Member, Media Standards Trust
Trustee, Institute of Strategic Dialogue
Chair, Justice
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, Helena Kennedy Foundation (for disadvantaged students)
Advisory Council Member, Royal Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education
Trustee, Refuge (organisation for abused women)
Foundation Board Member, Booker Prize
Vice President, Hay Festival
President, Women of the Year Lunch
Trustee, Tablet Trust
Trustee, Bianca Jagger Foundation
Trustee, Forward Thinking
Lord Kerr of Kinlochard
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Rio Tinto plc
Non-executive Director, Rio Tinto Ltd (Australia)
Deputy Chairman, Scottish Power plc
Non-executive Director, Scottish American Investment Co Ltd
Member, Campaign for British Influence in Europe Ltd
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Investment Advisory Board, Edinburgh Partners (fund management)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Royal Dutch Shell plc (oil & gas)
Rio Tinto plc (mining & metals)
Scottish American Investment Trust (global growth and investment company)
European Investment Trust plc
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman, Centre for European Reform (London)
Vice President, European Policy Centre (Brussels)
Trustee, Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland (Dunfermline)
Committee Member, Bilderberg Association (registered charity)
Executive Committee Member, Trilateral Commission (fosters closer cooperation among core industrialized areas of the world)
President, St Andrew's Clinics for Children (Glasgow)
Lord Kerr of Tonaghmore
Lord Kerslake
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Occasional adviser, GatenbySanderson (executive search recruitment services)
Chair of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (wef 1 April 2015)
Occasional adviser, Penna plc (global people management business)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair, IPPR London Housing Commission (wef 15 June 2015)
Chair, Peabody (housing providers in London) (wef 1 June 2015)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President of the Local Government Association (wef 30 June 2015)
Chair, Centre for Public Scrutiny (independent charity and company limited by guarantee) (scrutiny, accountability and good governance) (wef 1 June 2015)
Lord Kestenbaum
Category 1: Directorships
Director, J Rothschild Capital Management Limited (investment managers)
Director, Capital Holdings Fund plc (formerly European Capital Holdings) (investment fund)
Director, Graywood Limited (consulting)
Director, Windmill Hill Asset Management (investment manager)
Director, EDRRIT Limited (financial services)
Director, Pershing Square Holdings Limited (investment fund)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chief Operating Officer, J Rothschild Capital Management Limited (investment managers)
Consultant, Doder Trust Limited (philanthropic organisation)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chancellor, Plymouth University
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Rowley Lane Recreation Trust
Trustee, Blavatnik School of Government Foundation (charitable company limited by guarantee)
Trustee, Covenant and Conversation Trust
Baroness Kidron
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd (income from services provided personally by the Member in connection with the work listed in category 2 may be paid to this company; see category 4(a))
Director, Cross Street Films Ltd
Director, Bodyline Films Ltd
Director, Soho Angel Films Limited
Director, Film Nation (a private company limited by guarantee, no share capital)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
A working film director and producer for independent film, theatre and television companies, including most major broadcasters
Occasional fees from writing articles
Partner in Cross Street Films Partnership
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd
Cross Street Films Ltd
Bodyline Films Limited
Soho Angel Films Limited
Category 5: Land and property
Office accommodation in North London
Category 6: Sponsorship
Secretarial and other assistance in connection with the Member’s parliamentary duties may be done by employees of and in the offices of Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd
Category 9: Miscellaneous financial interests
A one-off payment from the Shuttleworth Foundation to support the work the Member carries out for iRights (February 2015)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Council Member, Institute of Contemporary Arts
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Founder, iRights (a campaigning group seeking to deliver rights in the on-line digital environment to persons under 18 years of age)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Cross Street Charitable Foundation (registered charity) (in process of being closed and all monies transferred to the Kidron Hall Charitable Trust to which Member is a signatory)
Trustee, Into Film (formerly Film Club) (registered charity)
President, Voluntary Arts
Lord Kilclooney
Category 1: Directorships
Northern Media Group Ltd
West Ulster Estates Ltd
Bramley Apple Restaurant Ltd
Carrickfergus Advertiser Ltd
Northern Newspapers Ltd
East Antrim Newspapers Ltd
Coleraine Chronicle Ltd
Northern Constitution Ltd
Tyrone Constitution Ltd
Tyrone Courier Ltd
Ulster Gazette (Armagh) Ltd
Outlook Press (Rathfriland) Ltd
Cerdac Print (Belfast) Ltd
Sovereign Properties (NI) Ltd
Midland Tribune Ltd (Republic of Ireland)
Tuam Herald Newspaper Ltd (Republic of Ireland)
Tontine Rooms Holding Co Ltd
Alpha Newspapers Ireland Ltd (Republic of Ireland)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Advisory Board, European Azerbaijan Society
Civil Engineer (non-practising)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Tontine Rooms Holding Co Ltd
West Ulster Estates Ltd
Bramley Apple Restaurant Ltd
Category 5: Land and property
Residential flats in the City of Westminster
Commercial premises, Royal Avenue, Belfast
Commercial premises, Scotch Street, City of Armagh
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, 12-17 November 2014; travel and accommodation paid by Government of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Visit to United Arab Emirates, 22-25 September 2014; travel and accommodation paid by Government of United Arab Emirates
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, Armagh Protestant Board of Education (Governor of The Royal School, Armagh)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Board Member, Charles Sheils Charity Homes, Armagh City
Lord Kilpatrick of Kincraig
Nil
On leave of absence; exempt from registration
Baroness King of Bow
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Freelance Diversity Executive, Channel 4 (television)
Income from journalism, broadcasting and chairing conferences
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Honorary membership of the Hospital Club (private members' club), Covent Garden, London WC2
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Governor, British Film Institute
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Tower Hamlets Youth Sports Foundation
Lord King of Bridgwater
Category 1: Directorships
Non-Executive Director, London International Exhibitions Centre plc
Non-Executive Director, London International Exhibitions Centre (Holdings) Ltd
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
London and Stamford Property plc (commercial property)
Jardine Matheson Holdings (Singapore Register) (diversified industrials)
Category 5: Land and property
Minority partner in family farm, cottages and woodland in Wiltshire
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Guest of the Conservative Middle East Council for their Gala Lunch, 4 June 2015
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Vice President, Royal Bath and West Society
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Vice President, Exmoor Society
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, Brainwave (charity for handicapped children)
Lord King of Lothbury
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Speaking engagement, 25 June 2014, TowerBrook Capital, London
Speaking engagement, 7 July 2014, Brevan Howard Advisory Board, Geneva
Speaking engagement, 4 August 2014, Diggers and Dealers Conference, Kalgoorlie, Australia
Speaking engagement, 22 July 2014, BlackRock, London
Speaking engagement, 10 September 2014, J P Morgan, New York
Speaking engagement, 17 September 2014, Sanford Bernstein, London
Speaking engagement, 13 November 2014, J P Morgan, London
Speaking engagement, 17 November 2014, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Naples, Florida
Speaking engagement, 23 October 2014, Goldman Sachs, New York
Speaking engagement, 7 October 2014, EIG, Washington DC
Speaking engagement, 12 October 2014, Citigroup, Washington DC
Speaking engagement, 16 March 2015, Cinven, London
Speaking engagement, 24 February 2015, Rand Merchant Bank, Cape Town
Speaking engagement, 4 March 2015, Commerzbank, Frankfurt
School Professor of Economics, London School of Economics
Short-term one-off consultancy contract with Equilibrium Gulf, ends June 2015
Speaking engagement, 22 January 2015, Scotiabank, Miami
Speaking engagement, 28 January 2015, Nomura Foundation, Tokyo
Speaking engagement, 29 January 2015, J P Morgan, Hong Kong
Speaking engagement, 2 February 2015, J P Morgan, Sydney
Speaking engagement, 18 May 2015, JC Flowers, New York
Speaking engagement, 21 May 2015, Royal Bank of Scotland
Speaking engagement, 11 June 2015, Brown Advisory, London
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, All England Lawn Tennis Club (Championship) Ltd (interest ceased 22 April 2015)
As part of responsibilities as Trustee of the National Gallery (see category 10(c)), a director of the American Friends of the National Gallery London, Inc (a Delaware non-profit corporation; a public charity)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee of the National Gallery (see also category 10(a))
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, Chance to Shine
Baroness Kingsmill
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director and Member of Supervisory Board, E.ON SE (power and gas)
Independent non-executive Director/Board Member, International Consolidated Airlines Group SA (airline group formed by merger of British Airways and Iberia)
Non-executive Director, Telecom Italia
Senior Independent Non-executive Director, APR Energy plc (global temporary power market) (interest ceased 8 April 2015)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Columnist, Management Today (Haymarket Publishing Services Ltd) (interest ceased 8 April 2015)
Chair, UK Advisory Board, 24/7 Inc (technology - Big Data customer services) (interest ceased 8 April 2015)
Lord Kinnock
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair, Advisory Board, Heads of the Valleys Development Project
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, RAND Europe
President, Bevan Foundation
President, Brecon Beacons Geo Park
Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Board Member, European Centre for Development Policy
Board Member, Burma Campaign UK
Council Member, Overseas Development Institute
Earl of Kinnoull
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Executive Consultant, Hiscox Group (insurance)
Member of Supervisory Board, Fine Art Fund Group funds
Farming interests in Perthshire, including farming partnerships
Barrister (non-practising)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Hiscox Ltd (insurance)
Schroders plc (non-voting) (fund management)
Category 5: Land and property
Farmland and associated cottages in Perthshire from which rental income is received
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Horsecross Arts Limited (Perth) and trustee of related registered charity
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Board Member, Perth City Development Board
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art (Bermuda)
Trustee, Blair Charitable Trust (running of Blair Castle and estate)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Royal Caledonian Charities Trust
Trustee, Red Squirrel Survival Trust and Director of associated private company
Member of London Committee, National Trust for Scotland
Chairman, UK Squirrel Accord
Member of Council, Royal Scottish Forestry Society
Lord Kirkham
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Bilder & Lord Enterprises Limited (restaurants)
Director, Iceland Topco Ltd (Iceland Frozen Foods)
Director of the following trading companies which form part of the DFS Furniture Group: Full Circle Future Ltd; DFS Trading Ltd; Delphi Properties Holdings Ltd; Delphi Properties Ltd
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Full Circle Future Ltd (holding company for DFS Furniture Group)
Category 5: Land and property
House in Doncaster
Farmland including residential properties in South Yorkshire (managed by LGK Farms LLP)
The following partnerships in which I am a partner own retail property: Black Diamond Investments Limited Partnership; Black Pearl Investments Limited Partnership; Chimera Investments Limited Partnership; Cortonwood (Management Co) Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, LGK Farms LLP
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman, Graham Kirkham Foundation
Deputy President and Trustee, Animal Health Trust
Trustee, Outward Bound Trust
Chairman and Trustee, Duke of Edinburgh's Award
Lord Kirkhill
Nil
No registrable interests
Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Advisory Board, GovNet Communications (publisher and event organiser)
Chair, Board of Trustees, General Medical Council Pension Scheme
Associate with Global Partners Governance Limited in respect of their Foreign and Commonwealth Office contract to provide mentoring and training for parliamentarians and their staff in emerging democracies
Member, Lloyd's Enforcement Board Tribunal Panel (Lloyd's of London)
Chair of General Pharmaceutical Council's ad hoc Advisory Committee on Fitness to Practise
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Wise Group (training provider)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Governor, Pensions Policy Institute
Trustee, Centre Forum (interest ceased 30 June 2015)
Member of ad hoc Commission on Financial Inclusion (funded by MasterCard) (interest ceased 30 June 2015)
Baroness Knight of Collingtree
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President of Board, Sulgrave Manor Trust (ancestral home of George Washington)
Vice President, British Fluoridation Society
Vice President, Association of Opthalmic Science Practitioners
Lord Knight of Weymouth
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Egale Limited (advice and project work in education, technology and literacy) (trading entity for Member's self-employment - see also category 4(a)). Egale Limited receives or has received in the past calendar year income for services personally provided by the Member to: TSL Education (now TES Global); Alderwood Education; Dods; EC Harris; Campaign for Learning Ltd (all the preceding interests ceased by 19 June 2015); GSMA Ltd; World Innovation Summit for Education, Qatar; BETT Brazil (payment of travel and accommodation); Bespoke Speeches Ltd;
Director, Xrapid Ltd (developer of mobile diagnostic technology for tropical diseases) (Xrapid is new name for IanXen)
Director, IanXen Ltd (developer of mobile diagnostic technology for tropical diseases) (interest ceased 19 June 2015) (IanXen has become Xrapid)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Managing Director, Online Learning, TSL Education Ltd (from 1 April 2014) (interest ceased 19 June 2015)
Chief Education Adviser, TES Global Ltd (from 1 April 2015)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Arsenal Fanshare Society Ltd (interest ceased May 2015)
Joint owner with wife of Egale Limited (see category 1)
Xrapid Ltd (see category 1)
TES Global Ltd (see category 2)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Step-A International Ltd (consultancy advice on education technology)
IanXen Ltd (developer of mobile diagnostic technology for tropical diseases) (interest ceased 19 June 2015)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Unremunerated Director, Apps for Good Ltd (registered charity seeking to enable young people currently digitally excluded) (interest ceased March 2014)
Chair, Tinder Foundation Ltd (tackling social and digital exclusion)
Chair, HTI Education Trust (furthering employability in education through academies and other activity) (interest ceased 19 June 2015)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Visiting Professor, London Knowledge Lab, Institute of Education, University of London
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Unremunerated trustee, Nominet Trust (interest ceased 30 April 2015)
Trustee, Jim Cronin Memorial Trust
Baroness Kramer
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
In receipt of ministerial salary as Minister of State for Transport (interest ceased 11 May 2015)
Category 5: Land and property
Interest in family trust which owns and manages a ranch in California, USA, from which rental income is received
Interest in holiday flat in southern Spain
Category 6: Sponsorship
The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Ltd has awarded a financial grant to the Member to be used for a researcher and other assistance in developing and communicating policy on micro-finance and local banking (w.e.f. 1 September 2013)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Richmond Park Charitable Trust (registered charity; supporting improvements in Richmond Park)
Trustee, Kingston Trust (homeless people; registered charity)
Lord Krebs
Category 1: Directorships
Chairman, Oxford Risk Ltd (15 per cent shareholding; company enables clients make better-informed decisions)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Principal, Jesus College, Oxford
Chair, Adaptation Sub-Committee, Committee on Climate Change
Member, Climate Change Committee
Trustee, Nuffield Foundation
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
President, Campden BRI (advice to food, drink and allied industries)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Chair, Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chair, Royal Society Science Policy Advisory Group
Parliamentary Partner, IIED (International Institute for Environment and Development)

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