Lord Moynihan

Colin Moynihan

Colin Moynihan



Address as

Lord Moynihan

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5879


Electoral history

MP (Conservative) for Lewisham East 1983-92

Parliamentary career

PPS to Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke MP as: Minister of Health 1985, Paymaster-General 1985-87; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Department of Environment (Minister for Sport) 1987-90, Department of Energy 1990-92

Lords career

First entered House of Lords 1997; Senior Opposition Spokesperson for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs 1997-2000; Elected hereditary peer 1999-; Shadow Minister for Sport 2003-05

Councils, public bodies

Governor, Sports Aid Foundation (London and South East) 1980-82

Political interests

Foreign affairs, trade and industry, sport, inner cities, refugees, overseas aid and development

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Director, Rowan Companies Inc (drilling and manufacturing)

Energreen AS (renewable energy)

Zeropex AS (renewable energy)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Director, London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games

Chairman, British Olympic Association (honorarium)

CMA Consultants (consultancy to energy and engineering-related companies)

International Olympic Committee (per diem payments when undertaking IOC Commission/Committee work)

4: Shareholdings (b)

Rowan Companies Inc (drilling and manufacturing)

Pelamis Wave Power Ltd

Canadian Natural Resources Limited

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Member, Court of Assistants, Worshipful Company of Haberdashers (significant interests in 12 schools)

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Member, Olympic Board (for London 2012)

10: Non-financial interests (d)

Member of Advisory Board, Conservative Friends of International Development

10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Welsh Amateur Rowing Association

Director, International Inspiration Board

Vice President, British Wind Energy Association

Chairman, British Ski & Snowboarding

Board Member, London Community Sports

Trustee, Canoeing Foundation

Trustee, British Olympic Foundation

Advisory Board Member, British Expertise