Lord Flight

The Lord Flight
Howard Emerson Flight
13 January 2011

Contact Details

The Lord Flight


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Tel: 020 7222 7559; Fax: 020 7976 7059

Email: flighth@parliament.uk

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Category 1: Directorships

Chairman, Flight & Partners Limited (manager, private equity fund)

Director, Investec Asset Management Limited (international investment manager) (interest ceased 31 March 2019)

Chairman, Downing Four VCT plc (formerly Downing Structured Opportunities VCT1 plc) (venture capital trust)

Director, Metro Bank plc (retail bank) (interest ceased 31 March 2019)

Director, Marechale Capital (corporate finance house)

Chairman, Aurora Investment Trust plc (investing primarily in equities listed on the London Stock Exchange)

Director, Edge Performance VCT plc (investing in the entertainment/media sectors)

Director, R5 FX Ltd (provides online emerging market currency FX trading facility) (interest ceased 19 February 2019)

Director, Gulf Overseas Investment Fund Limited (private investment fund)

Chairman, The Enterprise Investment Scheme Association Limited (EIS provides tax and other incentives to invest in high risk SME equity)

Investec Asset Management Holdings (Proprietary) Limited (interest ceased 14 June 2019)

Director, Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (formerly SKIL Ports & Logistics Limited)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Commissioner, Guernsey Financial Services Commission (regulator)

Consultant, Duff and Partners (formerly Kinetic Partners) (financial regulation and investment management industry consultants)

Trustee, IAM Pension Fund (Investec Asset Management)

Consultant, Tax Incentivised Savings Association (TISA) (representative body for retail investment management industry)

Chairman, EIS Association (representative body for lawyers, accountants, promoters of Enterprise Investment Scheme qualifying companies)

Member Investment Committee, Guinness EIS Funds

Member of Advisory Board, Praesidian Capital (fund providing mezzanine loan finance to smaller and medium sized businesses)

Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)

Flight & Barr Limited

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Flight & Partners Limited (manager, private equity fund) (see category 1)

Flight & Partners Recovery Fund (private equity recovery fund)

Downing Four VCT plc (venture capital trust)

Metro Bank plc (retail bank) (see category 1)

Indus Gas Limited (oil and gas exploration and development)

Beazley plc (insurance) (interest ceased 19 February 2019)

Zedra PCC (collective investment scheme)

Philip Morris International (tobacco) (interest ceased 19 February 2019)

Nestle SA (foods)

GlaxoSmithKline plc (pharmaceuticals)

Praesidian Capital Europe LLP (see category 2)

BlueLight Analytics Inc (healthcare)

M1 Limited (telecommunications)

Orchard Landmark Ltd (hedge fund)

Category 5: Land and property

Woods in Worcestershire

Farmland in Worcestershire from which rental income is received

Flat in semi-basement of Member's house in London SW1 from which rental income is received

Flat in Worcestershire from which rental income is received

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

As a member of the Lords and Commons Cigar Club the Member receives periodic hospitality and invitations to events which during the course of the calendar year together may amount to more than £300 in value and all of which are paid for by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director, Flight & Barr Limited (dormant company)

Director, Gulf Overseas Investment Fund Limited (private investment fund)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Governor, Brentwood School, Essex

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

Chairman, Croome Court National Trust Appeal Committee (interest ceased 14 June 2019)

Trustee and Vice President, Elgar Foundation

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Member of Advisory Board, Centre for Policy Studies

Member of Advisory Board, Institute of Economic Affairs

Member of Advisory Board, Financial Services Forum (interest ceased 14 June 2019)