Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay

Matthew Oakeshott

Matthew Oakeshott

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Lord Oakeshott

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
oakeshottm@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested (as Labour) Horsham and Crawley October 1974 and (as Alliance) Cambridge 1983 general elections

Lords career

Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for: Treasury 2001-11, Work and Pensions 2002-10

Party groups

Member: SDP National Committee 1981-82, SDP National Economic Policy Committee 1981-85

Councils, public bodies

Oxford City Councillor 1972-76

Political interests

Economic and business policy, pensions, overseas development

Countries of interest

Kenya

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay, of Seagrove Bay in the County of the Isle of Wight 2000

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Value and Income Trust plc

Audax Properties plc

OLIM Ltd (investment management)

Aubrey Investments Ltd and Gakero Ltd (commercial property investment)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Joint Managing Director, OLIM Ltd (investment managers), a subsidiary of Close Brothers Group plc

4: Shareholdings (b)

Value and Income Trust plc

CF OLIM Unit Trust

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Aberforth Smaller Companies

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Law Debenture

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Scottish Oriental

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Monks

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Schroder Income Growth

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: British Empire Securities

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Smaller Companies Dividend

In AIL Pension Scheme: Investment Trusts: Value and Income

4: Shareholdings (a)

Aubrey Investments Ltd and its subsidiaries (commercial property investment)

5: Land and property

Home in Sussex occupied by mother and sister (no rental income)

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Governor and Member of Council, National Institute of Economic and Social Research

Chairman, Coltstaple Trust (registered charity)

Trustee, Mirror Group Pensioners' Association