Lord Grabiner

Lord Grabiner

Full title

The Lord Grabiner QC

Name

Anthony Grabiner

Party/group

Labour

Joined the Lords

26 July 1999

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
agrabiner@oeclaw.co.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) Lords 2011-11
Draft Bribery Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2009-09
EU Sub-Committee E - Justice and Institutions Lords 2003-06
EU Sub-Committee E Lords 2002-03
Committee On Religious Offences Lords 2002-03

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Master Clare College Cambridge 2014-
Chairman London School of Economics 1998-07

Member's focus

Policy
Business, industry and consumers
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Culture, media and sport
Economy and finance
Education (higher)
Social Security and pensions

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Non-executive Chairman, Arcadia Group Limited (private retail company)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Practising barrister
    • In his capacity as a practising barrister, the Member was appointed (July 2011) by Newscorp, the holding company of News International, as the independent non-executive Chairman of Newscorp's Management and Standards Committee ("MSC") whose task (broadly speaking) is to investigate the facts and circumstances as to phone hacking and payments to public officials in relation to the News International titles
    • Master of Clare College, Cambridge University (part-time from 1 October 2014)
    • Appointed in March 2014 to lead the Bank of England investigation into the role of officials of the Bank in relation to conduct issues in the foreign exchange market
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Arcadia Group Limited (retail sector private company)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Wentworth Golf Club
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Member, Court of Governors, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Council Member, JUSTICE
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Jewish Chronicle newspaper