Baroness Prosser

Baroness Prosser

Full title

The Baroness Prosser OBE


Margaret Prosser



Joined the Lords

11 June 2004

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 4694; Fax: 020 7219 0699


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Soft Power Committee Lords 2013-14
EU Sub Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs Lords 2012-13
EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection Lords 2009-12
Information Committee (L) Lords 2005-09

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Deputy General Secretary Transport & General Workers Union 1998-02
National Organiser Transport & General Workers Union 1992-98
National Women's Secretary Transport & General Workers Union 1984-92
District Organiser Transport & General Workers Union 1983-84
Adviser Law Centre, South London 1977-83
Advice Centre Organiser Community Development Project 1974-77

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Deputy Chair Equality & Human Rights Commission 2006-12
Non-Executive Directors Royal Mail Holdings Board 2004-10
Chair Women & Work Commission 2004-06
Council member Open University 2003-04
Chair Women's National Commission 2002-06

Member's focus

Business, industry and consumers
Employment and training
International affairs
South East
Middle East

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Director, Trade Union Fund Managers Ltd (company that oversees investments of participating trade unions)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Lionel Cooke Memorial Fund Limited (limited company)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Companion, Institute of Management
    • Director, Involvement and Participation Association (IPA) (registered charity established to encourage management and employee engagement)
    • Trustee, Industry and Parliament Trust (registered charity)