Viscount Thurso

The Rt Hon. the Viscount Thurso
John Archibald Thurso
20 April 2016
Liberal Democrat

Category 1: Directorships

Chairman, International Wine and Spirit Competition Limited (organisers of annual wine and spirit competition)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chair of the Board of VisitScotland

Board Member, Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) (until 31 July 2016)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Ulbster Holdings Limited (see category 10(a))

Ulbster Estate (Sporting) Limited (see category 10(a))

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Walker Greenbank plc (manufacturers of wallpaper and fabric; 1 per cent of share capital is owned by Ulbster Holdings Ltd - see category 10(a))

Category 5: Land and property

Moorland estate and hill farm in Altnabraec, Caithness

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Owner and Chairman, Ulbster Holdings Limited (Member's company owned 100 per cent by Member; manages family properties and investments; no personal clients; the Member receives no income from the company but remuneration from International Wine and Spirit Competition Limited (see category 1) is paid to Ulbster Holdings Limited)

Owner and Chairman, Ulbster Estate (Sporting) Limited (Member's company owned 100 per cent by Member; owns estates and sporting interests in Caithness; no personal clients; the Member receives no income from the company)

Director, Castle and Gardens of Mey Limited (see category 10(e))

Chairman, North Highland Regeneration Fund (NHRF) (a company limited by guarantee, established by Nuclear Decommissioning Authority to provide loan funding for small businesses)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Castle and Gardens of Mey Limited

Board Member, Fondation pour la formation hoteliere (Swiss charity based in Zurich)