Lord Sharkey

Lord Sharkey

Full title

The Lord Sharkey


John Sharkey


Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

20 December 2010

Contact details

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


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Information Committee (L) Lords 2014-
Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2013-13
EU Sub Committee F - Home Affairs, Health and Education Lords 2012-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chair Highland Partners Europe 2004-05
Chair BST Advertising 1990-98
Chair BDDP (Holdings) UK 1989-95
Joint Managing Director Saatchi & Saatchi UK 1986-89

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Governor The Institute for Government 2013-
Trustee The Hansard Society 2006-

Member's focus

Business, industry and consumers
Culture, media and sport
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics.
Isle of Wight
North West England.
Middle East.

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Sharkey Associates Limited (management consultancy)
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • Sharkey Associates Limited (management consultancy)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in London
    • House in the Isle of Wight
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Unremunerated Board Director, New City Agenda Ltd (a not-for-profit think tank aiming to develop ideas and research on financial services policy)
    • Unremunerated board Member, Full Fact (independent fact checking organisation which is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Hansard Society
    • Governor, Institute for Government