Lord Stone of Blackheath

Lord Stone of Blackheath

Full title

The Lord Stone of Blackheath

Name

Andrew Stone

Party/group

Labour

Joined the Lords

29 October 1997

Contact details

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

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Refreshment Sub Committee Lords 1999-02

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
President DIPEX (Charitable Health Organisation) 2004-
Non Executive Director N. Brown Group plc 2002-13
Managing Director Marks and Spencer 1966-99

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chairman Sindicatum Climate Change Foundation 2009-11

Member's focus

Policy
Business, industry and consumers
Energy and environment
Health services and medicine
International affairs
Science and technology.

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Adviser, Rocket Fuel Europe, part of Rocket Fuel Inc
    • Chairman of Advisory Board to Dbag Shopping Ltd (a company based in Israel)
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Following the adoption of a stock option plan by Dbag Shopping Ltd (see category 2), Lord Stone will be granted the option to purchase Ordinary Shares in an amount equal to 2% of the company’s share capital at that time
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Cairo, 31 January - 3 February 2014, as member of a parliamentary delegation from both Houses to study the impact and prospects of the new constitution for Egypt; entire cost of visit (air fares, hotel, meals and local travel) was paid for by the Mohamed Farid Khamis Foundation
    • Return visit to Cairo, 13 -16 June 2014, as member of a parliamentary delegation from both Houses to meet the new President, government ministers, religious leaders, British Council, IPU and representatives of civil society in Egypt and discuss developments taking place in the run up to parliamentary elections; entire cost of visit (air fares, hotel, meals and local travel) was paid for by British University in Egypt
    • Return visit to Cairo, 13 -15 December 2014, as member of a parliamentary delegation from both Houses to meet senior government ministers and officials, to get an up-date on the progress of the forthcoming parliamentary elections and attend the launch of the agreement between the Azazy Group and the Malvern College which opens in Cairo in 2016; costs of visit met by Malvern College Campus, New Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
  • 9: Miscellaneous financial interests

    • Final-year salary pension from Marks & Spencer (formerly Joint Managing Director)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Moon Valley Enterprises Ltd
    • President and Director, Dipex Health Ltd
    • Adviser, Inter Parliamentary Coalition for Global Ethics (IPCGE)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Governor, Weizman Institute (Israel)
    • Governor, British University of Egypt
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Prism
    • Trustee, Schistosomaisis Control Initiative, Imperial College, London