Earl of Erroll

Earl of Erroll

Full title

The Earl of Erroll

Name

Merlin Hay

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

30 June 1978

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Information Committee (L) Lords 2007-12
Select Committee on Science and Technology Sub-Committee 2 Lords 2006-07
Information Committee (L) Lords 2002-05
Library and Computers Sub Committee Lords 1998-01

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Erroll Computer Consultants (software development)
    • Hayway Partners (marketing advice and direct sales)
    • Chair, Advisory Board, Flexeye Ltd (GRC software)
    • Chancellor, British Institute of Technology and E-commerce
  • 5: Land and property

    • House and cliffs in Aberdeenshire; they constitute an SSSI, SAC and ancient monument
    • Wife farms 667 hectares of arable land in Bedfordshire and receives single farm payment and agri-environment scheme funding; farm includes rented residential property and also commercial property leased to a waste-composting company
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • Gift of one day's shooting, 13 December 2013, provided by British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Moncreiffe & Co plc (whisky)
    • LASSeO Ltd (Local Authority Smartmedia Standards e-Organisation)
    • Chair and Director, EURIM trading as the Digital Policy Alliance (an independent UK based Parliament-Industry group funded by its members)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Executive, Advisory Board of ISSA UK (Information Systems Security Association)
    • Member, Council of the Highland Society of London
    • Member, Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs
    • Chief, Clan Hay
    • Vice President, Royal Caledonian Ball
    • Court of Assistants, Worshipful Company of Fishmongers
    • Trustee, Mar Estate Trust
    • Member of the Court of the Corporate Trustee (the Fishmongers' Company) of the Fishmongers' Company's Charitable Trust
    • Member of the Court of the Corporate Trustee (the Fishmongers' Company) of the Fishmongers' Company's Fisheries Charitable Trust
    • Member of the Court of the Corporate Trustee (the Fishmongers' Company) of the Fishmongers' Company's Trust (mainly small charitable trusts dispensing small sums of money: full details of these have been given to the Registrar and may be consulted on application to his office)
    • TA Regimental Association