Lord West of Spithead

The Rt Hon. the Lord West of Spithead GCB DSC
Alan William John West
9 July 2007

Contact Details

The Rt Hon. the Lord West of Spithead GCB DSC


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Tel: 020 7219 5353

Email: westaa@parliament.uk

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UK Parliament

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (Security and Counter-terrorism) Jun 2007 - May 2010
Committee House Date
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Dec 2015 -
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Jun 2014 - Mar 2015

Professional Life

Job title Organisation Date
Chief of Defence Intelligence Ministry of Defence 1997 - 2000
Commander in Chief Fleet Ministry of Defence 2000 - 2002
First Sea Lord Ministry of Defence 2002 - 2006
Chairman of National Security Forum Cabinet Office 2007 - 2010
Naval Officer Royal Navy 1965 -

Public Life

Job title Organisation Date
Chancellor Southampton Solent University 2006 -
Trustee Imperial War Museum 2006 - 2014
Chairman and Trustee Cadet Vocational Qualification Organisation 2006 - 2013
President Merchant Navy Association 2007 -