Family Business APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To promote and facilitate communication and understanding between the UK family business sector and members of both houses.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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8 Current APPG Officers
John Stevenson Portrait
John Stevenson
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Carlisle
Joined: 30th July 2015
Andrew Jones Portrait
Andrew Jones
Vice Chair
Conservative - Harrogate and Knaresborough
Joined: 25th August 2021
Richard Fuller Portrait
Richard Fuller
Vice Chair
Conservative - North East Bedfordshire
Joined: 25th August 2021
Mark Jenkinson Portrait
Mark Jenkinson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Workington
Joined: 25th August 2021
Lord Cotter Portrait
Lord Cotter
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

John Stevenson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: john.stevenson.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Fiona Graham, Institute for Family Business, 22-24 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0QP. Tel: 020 7630 6250

Email: fiona.graham@ifb.org.uk

Secretariat:

Institute for Family Business acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.ifb.org.uk/

Group's Website:

http://www.appgfamilybusiness.com

Date
11 Feb 2021
Source
Institute for Family Business (IFB)
Description
IFB acts as the group's secretariat and pays SEC Newgate UK to assist the IFB with this   From : 11/02/2021 To : 10/02/2022
Value
£7,501
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
25 Jun 2019
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Lunch
Value
£1,501
Date
19 Jul 2018
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Secretariat   From : 19/07/2018 To : 18/07/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
19 Jul 2017
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Secretariat   From : 19/07/2017 To : 19/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
19 Jul 2017
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Secretariat   From : 19/07/2017 To : 18/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Nov 2016
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Reception held on 1 November 2016
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
24 Nov 2015
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Annual reception held on 24 November 2015
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Institute for Family Business
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£4,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Family Business APPG

Former APPG Officers
Michelle Donelan Portrait
Michelle Donelan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chippenham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd June 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Ronnie Cowan Portrait
Ronnie Cowan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Inverclyde
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016