Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Lord Lamont of Lerwick

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Lamont of Lerwick


Norman Lamont



Joined the Lords

24 July 1998

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Chancellor of the Exchequer 1990-93
Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1989-90
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) 1986-89
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Procurement) 1985-86
Minister of State (Department of Trade and Industry) 1983-85
Minister of State (Department of Industry) 1981-83
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Energy) 1979-81
Committee House Date
EU Sub Committee C - External Affairs Lords 2012-
EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy Lords 2010-12
Economic Affairs Committee (L) Lords 2004-08
European Union Committee (L) Lords 1999-03
EU Sub-Committee A Lords 1999-03
Public Accounts Committee Commons 1986-89
Procedure Committee Commons 1978-83
Constituency Date
Kingston upon Thames 1972-97

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Chairman, Small Companies Dividend Trust
    • Director, Compagnie Internationale de Participations Bancaires et Financieres (Investment Company) (partly paid through Fintrade)
    • Director, Jupiter Second Split Trust plc
    • Director, Phorm Inc (personalisation technologies)
    • Director, Stanhope Gate Architecture & Urban Design Ltd
    • Rocklea Ltd (company owned by Member providing his consulting services and media work: see category 4(a); payment is made to Rocklea Ltd for work the Member does as a Director of Compagnie Internationale de Participation Bancaires et Financieres; and for consultancy work the Member does for Halkin Investments; income from all speaking engagements is also paid to Rocklea Ltd (see category 2))
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Member, Investments Advisory Board, Halkin Investments
    • Member, Advisory Board, Abraaj Corporation (private equity manager)
    • Adviser, Mutual Finance
    • Consultant, Stanhope Capital LLP (investment management and advisory services)
    • Adviser to Land Holdings Capital Limited (paid by Balli Holdings Limited)
    • Adviser to BC Partners (private equity firm)
    • Speaking engagement, 16 October 2013, Nabarro
    • Speaking engagement, 17 October 2013, White & Case
    • Speaking engagement, 4 November 2013, Lawrence Graham
    • Sspeaking engagement, 7 November 2013, Barnett Waddingham
    • Speaking engagement, 4 December 2013, RBS in Munich; all accommodation and travel relating to this engagement met by RBS
    • Consultant to Targetfollow Group Ltd (UK property investment and development )
    • Speaking engagement, 13 February 2014, Muzinich & Co
    • Income has been received from The Centre for Islamic Finance (registered 14 02 14)
    • Senior Advisor to OMFIF (Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum)
    • Member of the Advisory Council of the Eurasian Council on Foreign Affairs
    • Speaking engagement, 26 June 2014, British Franchise Association
    • Speaking engagement, 16 July 2014, Insurance Insider
    • Speaking engagement, 23 September 2014, Jupiter Asset Management
    • Speaking engagement, 26 September 2014, Royal London Insurance
    • Speaking engagement, 29 September 2014, University of Warwick
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • Sole owner, Rocklea Ltd (company providing Member's consulting services and media work)
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • Certain secretarial services are provided to the Member by Land Holdings Capital Ltd
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Iran, 6-10 January 2014, to visit Iranian Parliament; cost of visit met mainly by IPU but with a contribution from Targetfollow Group Ltd; cost of accommodation met by the Majlis
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • Guest at Gala Lunch given by Conservative Middle East Council, 19 June 2014
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chairman, British-Iranian Chamber of Commerce
    • President, British Romanian Chamber of Commerce
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Member, Advisory Board, Iran Heritage Foundation
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Vice President, Bruges Group
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Member of Board of Trustees, INTBAU UK (International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism, INTBAU) (registered charity)