Lord Davies of Abersoch

Mervyn Davies

Mervyn Davies



Address as

Lord Davies

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353


Lords career

Minister of State and Government Spokesperson, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform/Business, Innovation and Skills and Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Minister for Trade, Investment and Small Business) 2009-10

Councils, public bodies

Chair, Council, University of Wales, Bangor; JP, Hong Kong

International bodies

Former chair: British Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Association of Banks

Political interests

Labour, free trade, equality

Countries of interest

Africa, Asia, Middle East

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Davies of Abersoch, of Abersoch in the County of Gwynedd 2009

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Vice Chairman and Partner, Corsair Capital llc

Non-executive Director, Diageo plc

Non-executive Chairman, PineBridge Investments Limited

Non-executive Independent Director, Bharti Airtel Limited

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chairman of Advisory Board and Senior Adviser to CEO, Moelis & Company

Member, Advisory Committee, Native Land

Adviser, Ridgeway Partners LLP

Special Adviser, Monitise Group Limited (mobile banking)

Non-executive Director, Mobile Money Network Limited (mobile payments, mobile marketing and mobile banking innovations)

4: Shareholdings (b)

HSBC plc (banking)

Citigroup Inc (financial services)

Monitise plc (mobile banking)

Bob Parry & Co Ltd (property company)

Villandry Restaurants

The London Advertising Agency

Albion Equity Partners (private equity)

Celadon Mining Limited (China-focused coal mining)

Moelis & Company (investment banking)

PineBridge Investments Ltd (asset management)

Corsair Partners LLC (private equity)

Diageo plc (drinks)

5: Land and property

Apartment in London from which rental income is received

Apartment in Essaouira, Morocco, from which rental income is received

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chair of Council, University of Wales, Bangor

10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Royal Academy of Arts