Lord Richards of Herstmonceux

The Lord Richards of Herstmonceux GCB CBE DSO
David Julian Richards
24 February 2014
Crossbench

Contact Details

The Lord Richards of Herstmonceux GCB CBE DSO

Parliamentary

House of Lords , London, SW1A 0PW

Tel: Tel: 020 7219 5353

Email: contactholmember@parliament.uk

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Category 1: Directorships

Chairman and Director, Palliser Associates Ltd (provision of strategic advice to governments and companies) (the company is 100% owned by the member and his wife - see category 4(a); personal clients are: International Institute for Strategic Studies; the King and Government of Bahrain; Apache Asia (traditional merchant bank with offices in Hong Kong and Singapore); income from employment listed in category 2 is also paid to Palliser Associates Ltd)

Chairman and Director, Equilibrium Gulf Ltd (provision of geo-strategic advice to governments and companies) (see category 4(a) - no personal clients)

Chairman and Director, Equilibrium Global Ltd (provision of geo-strategic advice to governments and companies) (see category 4(a) - no personal clients)

Director, CQS Management Limited (global asset management)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Speaking engagement, 2 May 2017, Sanofi plc management conference

Speaking engagement, 15 May 2017, Oakley Capital investors conference

Speaking engagement, 9 April 2018, University of Buckingham Modern War Studies Course

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Palliser Associates Ltd (see category 1)

Equilibrium Gulf Ltd (see category 1)

Equilibrium Global Ltd (see category 1)

Category 4: Shareholdings (c)

Equilibrium Gulf Ltd (see category 1)

Palliser Associates Ltd (see category 1)

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to Oman, 22-24 April 2017, to address Omani National Defence College on Strategy; fee and travel expenses paid to Member

Visit to Abu Dhabi, 7-8 December 2017, to attend conference; flight and expenses paid for by the government of Abu Dhabi

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

As a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Defence and Security Issues 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 £140

Attended Franco-British Colloque, 18-20 January 2018; cost of accommodation and subsistence met by host

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Member of Advisory Board, Public (registered as Public International Group; helping premier technology start-ups to transform public services)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Visiting Professor, Exeter University

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Governor, Ditchley Foundation

Deputy Grand President, Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League

Admiral, Royal Artillery Yacht Club