Lord Wei

Nathanael Wei

Nathanael Wei



Address as

Lord Wei

Contact details


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


Lords career

Government adviser, Big Society (unpaid), Cabinet Office 2010-11

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Wei, of Shoreditch in the London Borough of Hackney 2010

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Director, Wei Associates Ltd (non-trading)

Director (sole), Shoreditch Ventures Ltd (a social enterprise resourcing social reform)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Speaking engagement, 29 June 2011, Socires (in the Netherlands; fees and flights paid for by Socires, a Dutch expertise centre that focuses on themes relating to the relationship between public and private, such as social organisations in public service delivery, the cooperation between government, market and social organisations and the role of religion in the public domain)

Speaking engagement, 7 September 2011, Rathbones Brothers plc’s annual charity dinner

Adviser, British Education Ltd

4: Shareholdings (a)

Wei Associates Ltd (non-trading) (see category 1)

Shoreditch Ventures Ltd (sole shareholder; see category 1)

5: Land and property

A residential flat in East London from which rental income is received

7: Overseas visits

Visit to The Hague, Netherlands, 29 June 2011; cost of flights and taxi provided by Socires (see category 2)

Visit to Hong Kong and mainland China, 16 September - 2 October 2011; cost of flights to Hong Kong met by ABP (China) Holding Groups Limited; cost of internal flights to various cities in mainland China met by Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd; cost of internal flights to Shanghai and accommodation met by Zhong Rong Group

Visit to Beijing, China, 2 April 2011, as guest of Phoenix Satellite Holdings Limited, to attend awards ceremony; cost of flights and accommodation met by Phoenix Satellite Holdings Limited

Visit to various cities in mainland China, 13-19 April 2011; cost of internal flights met by China Eastern Airlines

8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

Lessons in Mandarin provided by the Confucius Institute on a pro bono basis

Holiday accommodation in Cumbria provided by Mr Jonathan Robinson

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Adviser, Community Network Foundation (voluntary)

Director and Trustee, Asia House