Lord West of Spithead

Alan West

Alan West



Address as

Lord West

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5953


Lords career

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Security and Counter-terrorism) and Government Spokesperson, Home Office 2007-10

Political interests

Security, defence, foreign affairs

Countries of interest

Gulf/South West Asia, Japan, Pakistan, Scandinavian countries, Ukraine

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron West of Spithead, of Seaview in the County of Isle of Wight 2007

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Chairman, Magic Industries Limited (refurbishment)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Strategic Adviser, Primetake plc (specialist products for armed forces, police, prisons)

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, Southampton Solent University

10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Imperial War Museum

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chairman, CVQO (Cadet Vocational Qualification Organisation)

President, Merchant Navy Medal Fund