Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope

Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope

Full title

The Lord Kirkwood of Kirkhope

Name

Archy Kirkwood

Party/group

Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

10 June 2005

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 4217
Fax: 0207 219 5979
kirkwooda@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Liberal Democrat Chief Whip 1992-97
Committee House Date
Digital Skills Lords 2014-15
Information Committee (L) (Chairman) Lords 2010-14
Information Committee (L) Lords 2009-14
EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection Lords 2007-11
Work and Pensions Committee (Chair) Commons 2001-05
Work and Pensions Committee Commons 2001-05
Social Security (Chair) Commons 1997-01
Social Security Commons 1997-01
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 1992-05
Finance and Services Committee Commons 1992-97
Committee of Selection Commons 1992-97
Court of Referees Commons 1987-05
Constituency Date
Roxburgh & Berwickshire 1983-05

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Solicitor Andrew Haddon Crowe WS 1976-83

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Council Member Institute for Fiscal Studies 2010-
Lay Member General Medical Council 2009-12
Advisory Board member GovNet Communications 2008-
Wise Group Non Executive Director 2006-
Trustee CentreForum 1998-

Member's focus

Policy
Employment and training
Parliament, government and politics
Social security and pensions
Science and Technology
UK
Scottish Borders
World
Iraq and other MENA area countries

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Member, Advisory Board, GovNet Communications (publisher and event organiser)
    • Chair, Board of Trustees, General Medical Council Pension Scheme
    • Associate with Global Partners Governance Limited in respect of their Foreign and Commonwealth Office contract to provide mentoring and training for parliamentarians and their staff in emerging democracies
    • Member, Lloyd's Enforcement Board Tribunal Panel (Lloyd's of London)
    • Chair of General Pharmaceutical Council's ad hoc Advisory Committee on Fitness to Practise
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Wise Group
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Governor, Pensions Policy Institute
    • Trustee, Centre Forum
    • Member of ad hoc Commission on Financial Inclusion (funded by MasterCard)