Lord Eatwell

John Eatwell

John Eatwell



Address as

Lord Eatwell

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6947


Lords career

Opposition Spokesperson for: Trade and Industry 1992-96, Treasury and Economic Affairs 1992-93; Principal Opposition Spokesperson for Treasury and Economic Affairs 1993-97; Opposition Spokesperson for Treasury 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Institute for Public Policy Research: Trustee 1988-, Secretary 1988-97, Chair 1997-2001; Director, Securities and Futures Authority 1997-2002; Chair, British Screen 1997-2000; Director: Royal Opera House 1998-2006, Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance 2002-; Chair, British Library 2001-06; Commissioner, Jersey Financial Services Commission 2010-

Political interests

Economics, trade and industry, arts

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Eatwell, of Stratton St Margaret in the County of Wiltshire 1992

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Non-executive Director, SAV Credit Ltd (credit cards)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

President, Queens' College, Cambridge

Professor of Financial Policy, University of Cambridge

Economic Adviser, EM Warburg Pincus & Co International Ltd

Economic Adviser, Palamon Capital Partners LLP

Commissioner, Jersey Financial Services Commission

Chairman, Consumer Panel, Classic FM (until 30 June 2011)

Providing lectures and reports on economic and financial matters to public and private bodies at home and abroad (for example, in the past year: Central Bank of Malaysia; European Parliament; US Senate; Møller Centre at Churchill College; University of Cambridge Executive Education)

Occasional articles for the press on economic and financial matters

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Chairman, Royal Opera House Pension Fund

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Institute for Public Policy Research, London