Lord Cromwell

Lord Cromwell

Full title

The Lord Cromwell


Godfrey Bewicke-Copley



Joined the Lords

10 April 2014

Contact details

House of Lords , London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6899


Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Vice-President Barclays Wealth and Investment Management 2007-
Director British-Georgian Chamber of Commerce 2007-09
Executive Director Russo-British Chamber of Commerce 2003-07
Director British East-West Centre 2000-
Director/Economist International Development NGOs 1987-06

Member's focus

Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs
Business, industry and consumers
Economy and finance
Employment and training
International affairs
Russia and CIS

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Director, The Britain-Russia Centre and The British East-West Centre (not-for-profit company providing information, training, consultancy, election monitoring and other services for economic and social development in the CIS countries)
    • Director, GECCCO Ltd (dormant company) (created for project work but never used; technical assistance projects carried out as sole trader under this name in the past)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Vice-President, Barclays Wealth and Investment Management (private banking services to individuals, families and charities)
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • BG Group plc (develops and produces natural gas/hydrocarbons)
    • Royal Dutch Shell plc B SHS (fuels, chemicals and lubricants)
    • BHP Billiton plc (mining and natural resources)
    • Rio Tinto plc (mining and natural resources)
    • William Hill plc (betting/bookmaking)
    • Unilever plc (consumer goods)
    • HSBC Holdings plc (banking)
    • Prudential plc (insurance)
    • Vodafone plc (telecommunications)
    • International Public Partnerships Ltd (infrastructure investment company)
    • 3i Infrastructure plc (infrastructure investment company)
  • 5: Land and property

    • No registrable interest; but Member declares that he is a trustee (non-remunerated, not a beneficiary) of farmland and property in Leicestershire