Lord Jones of Birmingham

Lord Jones of Birmingham

Full title

The Lord Jones of Birmingham

Name

Digby Jones

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

10 July 2007

Contact details

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

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Business and Regulatory Reform) 2007-08
Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Trade Promotion and Investment) 2007-07
Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (also in the Department of Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) 2007-08

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Chairman, Neutrino Concepts Ltd (business intelligence software)
    • Chairman, Triumph Motorcycles Ltd
    • Chairman, Grove Investments Ltd (group of manufacturing businesses)
    • Non-executive Director, Spicers Limited (office equipment supplier)
    • Chairman, ShP Ltd (electronics recycling company)
    • Non-Executive Director, Cell Therapy Ltd (stem cell research)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Business Ambassador and Chairman, Advisory Board, Sports Academy for Jaguar Cars
    • Senior Corporate Advisor, JCB plc
    • Senior Adviser, Harvey Nash Group plc (professional recruitment consultancy)
    • Member, Global Ambassador’s Group, Monitise plc (mobile phone banking)
    • Senior Partner, Digby Jones LLP (all the Member's remuneration listed in category 2 is paid to Digby Jones LLP, including speaking engagements)
    • Senior Adviser, Barberry Developments Ltd (property development)
    • Senior Advisor to CEO of Babcock International Group plc & Non-executive Director of Babcock Support Services International Board
    • Chairman of Advisory Board, Argentex Limited (foreign exchange specialists)
    • Adviser, BP plc (energy)
    • Non-executive Deputy Chairman of the Unipart Expert Practices (UEP) Division
    • Senior Adviser, Shp Ltd (electronics recycling)
    • Special Advisor, Hadley Industries plc (sheet metal fabrication)
    • Speaking engagement, 8 October 2013, Harvey Nash
    • Speaking engagement, 10 October 2013, Haven Power
    • Speaking engagement, 17 October 2013, Institute of Sales and Marketing
    • Speaking engagement, 14 November 2013, Insurance Network
    • Speaking engagement, 25 November 2013, Dunedin LLP
    • Speaking engagement, 28 November 2013, Brindex
    • Speaking engagement, 4 December 2013, TNT
    • Speaking engagement, 22 January 2014, The Mittelstand Conference
    • Senior Adviser, Urica (early cash payment of small-business invoices)
    • Speaking engagement, 11 February 2014, Ludgate Finance
    • Senior Adviser, iBrow Limited (management services)
    • Speaking engagement, 20 March 2014, International Growth Seminar for AON
    • Speaking engagement, 1 April 2014, URICA
    • Speaking engagement, 3 April 2014, British Water Coolers Association
    • Speaking engagement, 11 April 2014, Elite Business National Conference and Exhibition
    • Speaking engagement, 29 April 2014, FORTIS
    • Speaking engagement, 30 April 2014, Harvey Nash
    • TV series for BBC: Digby Jones: The New Troubleshooter, transmitted on BBC 2 on 10, 17 and 24 April 2014
    • Speaking engagement, 14 May 2014, British Insurance Brokers Association
    • Speaking engagement, 15 May 2014, NCC Annual Members’ Forum
    • Speaking engagement, 4 June 2014, Swale Council
    • Speaking engagement, 11 June 2014, IMCD
    • Speaking engagement, 7 July 2014, Manchester Business School
    • Speaking engagement, 10 September 2014, Arburg
    • Speaking engagement, 11 September 2014, IFT National Conference
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • 5% Neutrino Concepts Ltd (business software development)
    • 7.5% iClean Systems Ltd (computer based procurement)
    • 580,000 ordinary shares in Monitise plc (mobile phone banking)
    • 1.9% Leicester Tigers Rugby Football Club plc
    • 0.5% Bluehone Holdings plc (manufacturing)
  • 5: Land and property

    • House in Warwickshire from which rental income is received
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Leicester Tigers plc
    • Associate, BUPA
    • Chairman of the Advisory Board, shp Ltd (waste management)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Trustee, Bromsgrove School Foundation Trust
    • Chairman, Advisory Board, Birmingham University Business School
    • Visiting Professor, Hull University Business School
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Board Member, UK Community Foundations (registered charity; small grass-roots grant-making)