Lord Truscott

Lord Truscott

Full title

The Lord Truscott


Peter Truscott



Joined the Lords

10 June 2004

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353
Fax: 0207 219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Trade and Industry) (Energy) 2006-07
Committee House Date
EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy Lords 2005-09

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
MEP European Parliament 1994-99
Local Councillor Colchester Borough Council 1988-92

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Director Energy Enterprises LTD 2008-
Director Gulf Keystone Petroleum LTD 2008-12
Director Eastern Petroleum Corporation 2008-11
Director African Minerals LTD 2008-09
Associate Partner, Special Advisor & Chairman of Advisory Board Opus Executive Partners 2008-11

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Fellow Industry & Parliament Trust 2006-
Associate Fellow Royal United Services Institute for Defence & Security Studies 2005-
Associate Fellow Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) 2000-06

Member's focus

Energy and environment
European Union
International affairs
Natural resources business sector
Parliament, government and politics
Far East
Former Soviet Union
Middle East

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Director, Energy Enterprises Ltd (strategic advice consultancy)
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • African Minerals Ltd
    • Nighthawk Energy plc (hydrocarbon projects in USA)
    • Ophir Energy plc (hydrocarbon exploration)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Residential property in London from which rental income is received
    • Residential property in Bath, Somerset
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Taiwan, 10-13 November 2013, with the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) to meet members of Taiwan Government; cost of flights, accommodation and meals met by Taiwan Government
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, 25 Jermyn Street St James's RTM Company Ltd (property management company)
    • Director, 9 Lansdown Place West Limited (property management company), Bath
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Parliamentary Ambassador for the Russian Federation and Former Soviet Union, British Council
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Associate Fellow, Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI); member RUSI International Advisory Board