Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

Full title

The Lord Sutherland of Houndwood KT


Stewart Sutherland



Joined the Lords

29 June 2001

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353; 07753 489 643


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Affordable Childcare (Chairman) Lords 2014-
Affordable Childcare Lords 2014-
Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I Lords 2007-11
Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I Lords 2004-05
Select Committee on Science and Technology Sub-Committee 2 Lords 2003-09
Science and Technology Committee (L) Lords 2003-10

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman (Non-Executive) Frog Education 2013-
Principal Vice Chancellor University of Edinburgh 1994-02
Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools HMI/OFSTED 1992-94
Vice-Chancellor University of London 1990-94
Principal King's College, London 1984-90

Public life

Post Organisation Date
President David Hume Institute 2006-09
President Alzheimer Scotland 2002-
President Royal Society of Edinburgh 2002-05
President Saltire Society 2002-05
Chairman Royal Commission on Care of the Elderly 1997-99
Chairman Committee on Appeal Court Procedure (Scotland) 1994-95

Member's focus

Health services and medicine
Science and technology
Social services
Application of IT to education
Scotland: Edinburgh, Borders
Hong Kong

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Non-executive Chairman, YTL Education (UK) Limited
    • Non-executive Chairman, Scottish Care
    • Non-executive Chairman, FROGTRADE (educational software and services company)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Editorial Advisory Board, Encyclopaedia Britannica
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in Edinburgh, owned jointly with wife, available for let
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • President, Royal Institute of Philosophy
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Alzheimer Scotland
    • Member of Court & Trustee, Goldsmiths' Company