Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

Stewart Sutherland

Stewart Sutherland



Address as

Lord Sutherland

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 1618, 07753 489643


Councils, public bodies

Member, Council for Science and Technology 1993-2000; Chair, Committee on Appeal Court Procedure (Scotland) 1994-96; Member: Higher Education Funding Council for England 1995-2001, Hong Kong University Grants Committee 1995-2004; Chair, Royal Commission on Long Term Care of the Elderly 1997-99; Non-executive director, NHP 2001-05; Chair, Quarry Products Association 2002-05; Provost, Gresham College 2002-08; Board member, Courtauld Institute of Art 2002-07; President, Royal Society of Edinburgh 2002-05; Council member: British Academy 2002-05, Foundation for Science and Technology 2003-; Chair: YTL Education (UK) Ltd 2003-, Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music 2006-, Chartered Institute of Education Assessors 2009-

Political interests

Education, care of the elderly, research policy

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Sutherland of Houndwood, of Houndwood in the Scottish Borders 2001

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Non-executive Chairman, YTL Education (UK) Limited

Non-executive Chairman, Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music

Non-executive Chairman, Scottish Care

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Editorial Advisory Board, Encyclopaedia Britannica

5: Land and property

Flat in Edinburgh, owned jointly with wife, available for let

Flat in London, owned jointly with wife, available for let

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chairman, University of London Institute of Philosophy

10: Non-financial interests (c)

President, Royal Institute of Philosophy

10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Alzheimer Scotland

Member of Court & Trustee, Goldsmiths' Company