Viscount Younger of Leckie

Viscount Younger of Leckie

Full title

The Viscount Younger of Leckie


James Younger



Joined the Lords

28 June 2010

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353

External/Private Office

The Old Vicarage, Dorton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 9NH
Tel: 01844 238396


UK Parliament

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Intellectual Property) 2013-14
Lords Spokesperson (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) 2012-13
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) 2012-13
Committee House Date
Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2014-15
Public Service and Demographic Change Committee Lords 2012-12

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Milton Keynes Constituency Conservative Association 2010-13
Chairman Buckingham Constituency Conservative Association 2006-10
Head of fund-raising Wandsworth Tooting Conservative Association 1994-96

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Consultant Culliford Edmunds and Eban Ltd 2004-10
Human Resources Director UBS 1994-04
Consultant McInnes Younger 1992-94
Consultant Stephens Consultancies 1986-92
Consultant Angela Mortimer PLC 1984-86
Personnel Manager Coats Patons PLC 1979-84

Member's focus

Business, industry and consumers
Communities and families
Culture, media and sport
Employment and training
Intellectual Property
Parliament, government and politics

Register of Interests

  • 5: Land and property

    • One quarter interest in Leckie House and the Leckie Estate, Stirlingshire, FK8 3BN
    • Flat in London SW8 owned jointly with wife, from which rental income is received
    • Holiday home in Salcombe, Devon, from which rental income is received (held in a trust of which Member is a trustee)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • President, Kate Kennedy Club life members' association (St Andrews, Fife)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Highland Society of London
    • Trustee, Globe Run