Lord Hamilton of Epsom

Lord Hamilton of Epsom

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Hamilton of Epsom

Name

Archibald Hamilton

Party/group

Conservative

Joined the Lords

17 June 2005

Contact details

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

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Chair, Conservative Party 1922 Committee 1997-01
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) 1988-93
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence) (Procurement) 1986-87
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1984-86
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1982-84
Committee House Date
EU Sub Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs Lords 2012-
EU Sub-Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade Lords 2010-12
EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy Lords 2006-10
Standards and Privileges Commons 1996-97
Members' Interests Commons 1995-95
Standards in Public Life Commons 1994-95
Constituency Date
Epsom & Ewell 1978-01

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Parliamentary Candidate Dagenham 1974-74
Councillor Kensington and Chelsea 1968-71

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Director Jupiter Dividend & Growth Trust PLC 1998-
MD British Quadruplex 1974-74
Director Tower Assets 1971-73
Lieutenant Coldstream Guards 1960-62

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Trustee National Army Museum 2012-
Chairman European Atlantic Group 2010-

Member's focus

Policy
Defence
Economy and finance
European Union
International affairs.
World
China
France
Germany
United States.

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Non-Executive Director, Jupiter Dividend and Growth Trust PLC (investment trust)
    • Director, IREF Global Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd (property fund)
    • Director, MSB Ltd (management consultancy)
    • Director, IREF Australian Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd (property fund)
    • Director, AREF Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd (property fund)
    • Director, Sovereign Business Jets (subsidiary of AYR Group Ltd)
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Nestle SA (foods)
    • Nordea Bank AB (banking)
    • Porsche SE (automotive)
    • Reed Elsevier plc (media)
    • Vodafone Group plc (telecommunications)
    • Findlay Park American Fund
    • Hermes International Fund
    • Powershares Exchange Traded FD Buyback Achievers
    • Share portfolio managed by JP Morgan American IT on a fully discretionary basis
    • Share portfolio managed by Findlay Park American FDS on a fully discretionary basis
  • 5: Land and property

    • Farmland in Devon
    • Houses in Surrey from which rental income is received
    • House in Devon from which rental income is received
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • As Vice Patron of the Defence Forum I attend dinners at the Houses of Parliament sponsored by the Defence Forum and paid for by defence industry sponsors
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Hot Rocks Energy Ltd
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Council Member, National Army Museum
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Chairman, Unionist Club
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, European Atlantic Group
    • Vice President, Friends of Scottish Rugby