Lord Birt

John Birt

John Birt



Address as

Lord Birt

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8705


Political interests

Broadcasting, digital Britain, crime, transport, constitution, humanism, energy, public sector management, London

Countries of interest

China, Japan, South Africa, USA

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Birt, of Liverpool in the County of Merseyside 2000

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Director, Eutelsat (satellite services)

Chairman, PayPal Europe (online payments)

Director, Infinis plc (renewable energy)

4: Shareholdings (b)

Shopvolution Ltd (developer of Shopcade website)

Infinis plc (renewable energy)

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Adviser, Terra Firma Capital Partners (private equity company: business advice)