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 continuously throughout each sitting day and at regular intervals on other days.

*indicates that a Member has not notified a relevant interest within the one month period required by the Code of Conduct.

Lord Kakkar
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, Howard de Walden Estate and Howard de Walden Holdings
Chairman, University College London Partners Limited
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Practising Clinician (formerly Surgeon)
Professor of Surgery, University College London
Director, Thrombosis Research Institute, London
Occasional scientific advisory and consultancy work, and honoraria, in the field of thrombosis research from: Bayer Healthcare; Boehringer Ingelheim; Daiichi Sankyo; Sanofi; Janssen; AS&K Remedica; Verseon Inc; Pfizer Inc
Chairman, Judicial Appointments Commission
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Ekol Live Ltd (webinar provider)
The Ramsbury Manor Foundation
Hamold Limited (shares held as a Trustee of the Capricorn Foundation - see category 10(e))
Golmor UK Limited (shares held as a Trustee of the Capricorn Foundation - see category 10(e))
European Project Services plc (shares held as a Trustee of the Capricorn Foundation - see category 10(e))
European Securities and Investment plc (shares held as a Trustee of the Capricorn Foundation - see category 10(e))
Farm Street Holdings Limited (shares held as a Trustee of the Capricorn Foundation - see category 10(e))
Category 5: Land and property
Flat in London, SW10 owned jointly with wife from which rental income is received (interest ceased 27 September 2018)
Category 6: Sponsorship
Some research and other assistance is provided by an employee of the Thrombosis Research Institute
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair, House of Lords Appointments Commission (interest ceased 1 November 2018)
Honorary Consultant Surgeon, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Chairman, commonwealth healthcare business group (commonwealth enterprise and investment council) (interest ceased 27 September 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chair, Health Honours Committee (recommendations for honours for services to health) and Member, Main Honours Committee
UK Business Ambassador for Healthcare and Lifescience and member, Board for HealthcareUK
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Member, UK-India CEO Forum
Member, UAE-UK Business Council
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Thrombosis Research Trust
Trustee, Capricorn Foundation
Commissioner, Royal Hospital Chelsea (interest ceased 27 September 2018)
Director and Trustee, The Ramsbury Manor Foundation
Member, Advisory Group, The Queen's Commonwealth Trust
Trustee and Governor, King Edward VII Hospital
Lord Kalms
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Dixons Carphone plc (formerly DSG International plc) (electrical retailer)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, Dixons Carphone plc (formerly DSG International plc) (electrical retailer) (remunerated until 11 May 2018)
Lord Keen of Elie
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member of the Faculty of Advocates (non-practising)
Member of the Bar of England and Wales (non-practising)
HM Advocate General for Scotland and spokesperson on Ministry of Justice business in House of Lords
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
All holdings in category 4(a) and (b) now placed in a blind trust
Category 5: Land and property
Residential property in London SW3
Baroness Kennedy of Cradley
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chief of Staff to Tom Watson MP, Deputy Leader, the Labour Party
Lord Kennedy of Southwark
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Council of the London Borough of Lewisham (interest ceased 4 May 2018)
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Israel and Palestinian Territories, 27-31 May 2018, on fact-finding mission to meet with Israeli and Palestinian co-existence campaigners, politicians, academics and diplomats; travel and accommodation costs met by Labour Friends of Israel and Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Member attended Scotland v England rugby match at Murrayfield, 24 February 2018; ticket and hospitality provided by Heineken; one night's hotel costs were met by All Party Parliamentary Beer Group
Attended All Party Parliamentary Beer Group dinner, 10 July 2018
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
A Director of London Mutual Credit Union
President of the Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists
Member, Lloyds Banking Group Credit Union Foundation Grants Committee
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
A Vice-President, Local Government Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, Southwark Chamber of Commerce
Trustee, the United St Saviours Charity
Trustee, Ackroyd Community Centre (interest ceased 4 May 2018)
Trustee, National Association of Stable Staff
Member, Executive Committee, Fabian Society
President, Pubwatch
Chair and Trustee, Credit Union Foundation
Trustee, Millwall Community Trust
Trustee, Mayor of Southwark's Common Good Trust (registered charity)
Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member of the Bar
Chair, Video Standards Appeal Committee
Master of Mansfield College, Oxford
Category 5: Land and property
House at Loch Lomond (interest ceased 22 July 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair, Man Booker Prize
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Bencher, Gray's Inn
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
Trustee, Tablet Trust
Trustee, Forward Thinking
Trustee, Edinburgh International Cultural Summit
Trustee, house in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
Lord Kerr of Kinlochard
Category 1: Directorships
Deputy Chairman, Scottish Power plc
Non-executive Director, Scottish American Investment Co Ltd
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Investment Advisory Board, Edinburgh Partners (fund management)
Adviser to Roland Berger Ltd on EU issues
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Royal Dutch Shell plc (oil & gas)
Rio Tinto plc (mining & metals)
Scottish American Investment Company plc (global growth investment trust)
HSBC plc (banking)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, Standing Council on Europe (advising Scottish Government on Scotland’s relationship with EU)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Member, Advisory Board, Burrell Renaissance museum and gallery, Glasgow
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman, Centre for European Reform
Member of Advisory Board, European Policy Centre, Brussels
Trustee and Deputy Chairman, Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
Trustee, Refugee Council
Member of Advisory Council, Scottish Policy Foundation (charity sponsoring policy research)
Member of Advisory Board, Scottish Centre for European Relations (Edinburgh think tank)
Executive Committee Member, Trilateral Commission (fosters closer cooperation among core industrialized areas of the world)
President, St Andrew's Clinics for Children (African medical charity)
Lord Kerr of Tonaghmore
Nil
Exempt from registration as holder of a judicial office that disqualifies for sitting and voting in the House of Lords
Lord Kerslake
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Endcliffe Consultancy Ltd (Member's company owned jointly with wife, providing advice and consultancy services; income from Member's advisory work is paid to Endcliffe and clients are listed in category 2; income from formal board appointments, currently London CIV, is paid directly to Member)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair, Be First (regeneration company owned wholly by the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham)
Member of Advisory Board, Engie UK (trading name of ENGIE Supply Holding UK Limited and subsidiaries; global energy company providing services, energy solutions, and energy infrastructure)
Chair, UK Northern Powerhouse Advisory Board (interest ceased 31 December 2017)
Strategic Adviser, WANdisco (global IT company)
Chair of The London Collective Investment Vehicle (CIV) (collective pension fund investment for London boroughs)
Occasional adviser, Penna plc (global people management business)
Occasional adviser, GatenbySanderson (executive search recruitment services) (interest ceased 9 April 2018)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Endcliffe Consultancy Ltd (see category 1)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair, UK2050 Commission (reviewing UK's city and regional development)
Adviser to Leader of the Labour Party (Jeremy Corbyn MP) on preparing for government
Chair, UPP Foundation Civic University Commission (reviewing role of the civic university)
Commissioner, IPPR Commission on Economic Justice
Commissioner, Durham Commission (collaboration between Arts Council England and Durham University)
Chair, Peabody (housing providers in London)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor, Board of Sheffield Hallam University
Member, Cambridge Whitehall Group (policy discussion group)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Chair, Sheffield Theatres
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, The David and Jane Richards Family Foundation
President of the Local Government Association
Chair, Centre for Public Scrutiny (independent charity and company limited by guarantee) (scrutiny, accountability and good governance)
Lord Kestenbaum
Category 1: Directorships
Director, EDRRIT Limited (financial services) (interest ceased 28 December 2017)
Director, Pershing Square Holdings Limited (investment fund) (interest ceased 11 February 2018)
Director, Windmill Hill Asset Management (investment manager)
Director, Capital Holdings Fund plc (formerly European Capital Holdings) (investment fund) (interest ceased 25 April 2018)
Director, J Rothschild Capital Management Limited (investment managers)
Director, Graywood Limited (consulting)
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, Covenant and Conversation Trust
Trustee, Blavatnik School of Government Foundation (charitable company limited by guarantee)
Baroness Kidron
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Freeformers Holding Ltd (provides digital training, including in banking, tech and public sectors) (no remuneration but member holds shares)
Director, The Imagine Workshop Ltd
Director, Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd
Director, Bodyline Films Ltd
Director, Soho Angel Films Limited
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 and making speeches
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
The Imagine Workshop Ltd
Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd
Bodyline Films Limited
Soho Angel Films Limited
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Freeformers Holding Ltd (provides digital training, including in banking, tech and public sectors)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Soho Angel Films Ltd
Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd
The Imagine Workshop Ltd
Category 5: Land and property
Office accommodations in London
Category 6: Sponsorship
Secretarial and other assistance in connection with the Member’s parliamentary duties may be undertaken by employees of and in the offices of Cross Street Films (Trading) Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, Technical Board, WeProtect Global Initiative
Commissioner, UNESCO Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development
Visiting Fellow, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford University (member's expenses are reimbursed and accommodation is provided)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Member, Council on Extended Intelligence
Member, The Royal Foundation Taskforce on the Prevention of Cyberbullying
Trustee, Kidron Hall Charitable Trust
Chair, 5Rights Foundation (charity working on digital rights for children)
President, Voluntary Arts
Trustee, Into Film (formerly Film Club) (registered charity) (member is also a Director of the associated company, Film Nation UK)
Lord Kilclooney
Category 1: Directorships
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.
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 Paris, France, 27-31 July 2018, as guest of IMAN Foundation to speak at conference on Middle East; travel and accommodation costs were paid by hosts
Visit to Gibraltar, 7-10 September 2018, for briefings on Gibraltar and for National Day events; flights and accommodation costs were paid by Government of Gibraltar
Visit to Lebanon, 7-10 November 2018, as part of All-Party Parliamentary Group for Lebanon; travel and accommodation costs paid by Government of Lebanon
Visit to Beijing, China, 20-23 April 2018, as guest of Iman Foundation; costs of travel, accommodation and meals met by Iman
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
Baroness King of Bow
Nil
On leave of absence; exempt from registration
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
As a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Armed Forces, I receive occasional hospitality, which in the course of the calendar year may cumulatively amount to more than £140 in value, and which is paid for from funds from sponsors previously declared (see register of APPGs); hospitality is also received from UK Defence Forum which in the course of the calendar year may cumulatively amount to more than £140 in value
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.
School Professor of Economics, London School of Economics
Speaking engagement, 20 February 2018, Euromoney Investor Forum, Bahrain
Speaking engagement, 28 February 2018, EnTrustPerm Investor Summit, New York
Speaking engagement, 10 May 2018, Huawei Forum, Milan
Professor of Economics and Law, New York University
Member, Advisory Board, CM Capital Corporation (investment management)
Consultant, Citigroup Global Markets Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
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) (interest ceased 21 September 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee of the National Gallery (see also category 10(a)) (interest ceased 21 September 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, Chance to Shine
Baroness Kingsmill
Category 1: Directorships
Independent Non-executive Director, Inditex SA (fashion and clothing)
Chairman of the Board, Monzo Bank (digital, mobile-only bank) (interest ceased 30 May 2018)
Non-executive Director and Member of Supervisory Board, E.ON SE (power and gas) (interest ceased 30 May 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chairman, Aspen Initiative UK
Member, Advisory Board, Global Sustainability Forum
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, International Advisory Board, Spanish Business School, IESE
Lord Kinnock
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair, Advisory Board, Heads of the Valleys Development Project (interest ceased 18 June 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, Bevan Foundation
President, Brecon Beacons Geo Park
Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead
Nil
No registrable interests
The Earl of Kinnoull
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Executive Consultant, Hiscox Group (insurance)
Member of Supervisory Board, Fine Art Fund Group funds (interest ceased 31 December 2017)
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 and a farm subsidy is received under the EU farm subsidy scheme
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Horsecross Arts Limited (Perth) and trustee of related registered charity
Director, Culture Perth & Kinross Limited (running of council libraries, museums etc)
Chairman, Turf Club
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Board Member, Perth City Development Board
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, Blair Charitable Trust (running of Blair Castle and estate; a farm subsidy is received under the EU farm subsidy scheme)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Royal Caledonian Charities Trust
Trustee, Red Squirrel Survival Trust and Director of associated private company
Chairman, UK Squirrel Accord
Chairman and Trustee, Culture Perth & Kinross (running of libraries, museums etc)
Trustee, The Black Watch Museum
Commanding Officer, Atholl Highlanders
Lord Kirkham
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Richard Aitch Limited
Director, Bilder & Lord Enterprises Limited (restaurants)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
LGK Farms LLP
Chimera Properties Limited
Cortonwood (Management) Company Limited
Richard Aitch Limited
Black Diamond Nominee Limited
Graham Kirkham Foundation
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; Chimera Investments Limited Partnership; Cortonwood (Management) Company Limited
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Chimera Properties Limited
Director, Black Diamond Nominee Limited
Director, Cortonwood (Management) Company Limited
Director, LGK Farms LLP
Director, Graham Kirkham Foundation
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Deputy President and Trustee, Animal Health Trust
Trustee, Outward Bound Trust
Chairman and Trustee, Duke of Edinburgh's Award
Lord Kirkhope of Harrogate
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Solicitor (practising as Timothy J R Kirkhope)
Business Consultant, Timothy Kirkhope Consultancy (a non-political business consultancy)
Trustee (remunerated), Biwater Retirement and Security Scheme (BRASS) (engaged through Timothy Kirkhope Consultancy)
Category 5: Land and property
Two flats (in a single property) in Newcastle upon Tyne from which rental income is received
Two houses in Warkworth, Northumberland, from which rental income is received
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Cadenabbia, Italy, 23-25 March 2018, to attend a meeting and conference with British and German politicians and others as guest of Konrad Adenauer Foundation; hospitality, accommodation and travel costs provided by host (Konrad Adenauer Foundation)
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
As a member of the Lords and Commons Cigar Club the Member receives regular hospitality and invitations to events which during the course of the calendar year together amount to more than £140 in value and all of which are paid for by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Yorkshire Conservative Trust
Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair of General Pharmaceutical Council's ad hoc Advisory Committee on Fitness to Practise
Member, Advisory Board, GovNet Communications (publisher and event organiser)
Associate, Global Partners Governance Limited
Member, Lloyd's Enforcement Board Tribunal Panel (Lloyd's of London) (interest ceased 31 May 2018)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Member of Expert Advisory Group, Neyber Ltd (affordable borrowing for employees)
Member of Professional Advisory Committee, Vopulus Limited (medical education technology) (currently unpaid but a daily fee may be paid at a future date)
Director, Wise Group (training provider)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, Vopulus Healthcare Leadership Academy
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Member of ad hoc Commission on Financial Inclusion (funded by MasterCard) (Mastercard funding ceased 5 April 2018)
Governor, Pensions Policy Institute
Lord Knight of Weymouth
Category 1: Directorships
Director, xRapid Foundation Ltd (not for profit company using mobile technology to help eliminate major diseases in poorer parts of the world)
Director, xRapid SA (formerly Xrapid Ltd) (developer of mobile diagnostic technology)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Speaking engagements, 6 and 15 June 2018, Dasein Leadership Development, Oxford
Chief Education and External Officer (formerly Chief Education Adviser), TES Global Ltd
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
xRapid SA (formerly Xrapid Ltd) (see category 1)
TES Global Ltd (see category 2)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
xRapid Foundation Ltd
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Member and partner attended Google Zeitgeist at The Grove, Watford, 13-15 May 2018; accommodation and food costs were met by Google
Category 9: Miscellaneous financial interests
The Member has an interest as Representative Shareholder in MyMindMe Limited (a coaching business) (interest ceased 31 December 2017)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Whole Education Limited (private company limited by guarantee without share capital) and Trustee of associated charity
Board Member, JUMP! Foundation (community workshops; non-profit organization in Bangkok) (interest ceased 29 October 2018)
Director, Labour Coast and Country Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Visiting Professor, London Knowledge Lab, Institute of Education, University of London
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Centre for Accelerating Social Technology (registered charity)
Trustee, Jim Cronin Memorial Trust
Baroness Kramer
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 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Kingston Trust (homeless people; registered charity) (interest ceased 9 July 2018)
Trustee, Richmond Park Charitable Trust (registered charity; supporting improvements in Richmond Park)
Member, Policy Advisory Board, Social Market Foundation
Board member, Institute for Government
Lord Krebs
Category 1: Directorships
Deputy Chair and Trustee of the Nuffield Foundation
Chairman, Oxford Risk Ltd (9 per cent shareholding; company enables clients make better-informed decisions)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chair, Wellcome Trust Advisory Group on Sustaining Health
Scientific Adviser to Marks and Spencer plc
Scientific Adviser to Ajinomoto Co Inc
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Member, Advisory Board of the Energy and Climate Information Unit
Adviser to Tesco plc on sustainability
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Emeritus Professor of Zoology, Oxford University

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Telephone: 020 7219 3120

Post: Registrar of Lords' Interests, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW

Email: lordsregistrar@parliament.uk

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