Lord Reid of Cardowan

Lord Reid of Cardowan

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Reid of Cardowan

Name

John Reid

Party/group

Labour

Joined the Lords

16 July 2010

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 2771
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Home Secretary 2006-07
Secretary of State for Defence 2005-06
Secretary of State for Health 2003-05
Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (Privy Council Office) 2003-03
Party Chair, Labour Party 2002-03
Minister without Portfolio and Labour Party Chair 2002-03
Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee 2002-03
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland 2001-02
Secretary of State for Scotland 1999-01
Minister of State (Department for Environment, Transport and the Regions) 1998-99
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) 1997-98
Committee House Date
Modernisation of the House of Commons (Chair) Commons 2003-03
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 2003-03
Public Accounts Committee Commons 1989-89
Constituency Date
Airdrie and Shotts 2005-10
Hamilton North & Bellshill 1997-05
Motherwell North 1987-97

Member's focus

Policy
Defence
Security and cyber

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Director, John Reid Advisory Ltd (risk management; homeland security strategy); remuneration for the advisory services given by the Member to the Chertoff Group (strategic/security consultants), and Glaysen Holdings Ltd (financial holdings) is paid to John Reid Advisory Ltd; any income from the Member's speaking engagements, articles etc listed under category 2 is also paid to John Reid Advisory Ltd
    • Chairman, Institute for Security and Resilience Studies, University College, London (not-for-profit limited company engaging in academic research)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Speaking Engagement, 25 February 2014, Cyber Risk Insights Conference, Advisen, London
    • Speaking Engagement, 27 February 2014, The Energy Institute, Aberdeen
    • Speaking Engagement, 31 March 2014, International Conference on Security Challenges 2014, Abu Dhabi
    • Speaking engagement, 24 September 2014, The London 100 Forum, London
    • Speaking engagement, 15 May 2014, Globsec2014 - Bratislava Global Security Forum, in Bratislava
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • John Reid Advisory Ltd (see category 1)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in London from which rental income is received
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • John Reid Advisory Ltd provides the Member with secretarial assistance