The Rt Hon. the Lord Hunt of Wirral MBE
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Lord Hunt of Wirral MBE was born David James Fletcher Hunt on 21 May 1942 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 20 October 1997. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Wirral West and Wirral.
Currently sitting on the Constitution Committee (since June 2015), Lord Hunt of Wirral does not chair at this time.
He has in the past sat on Leader's Group on Members Leaving the House (L)
In the past, Lord Hunt of Wirral has held the position of Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister (Public Service & Science) (1994 to 1995), Secretary of State for Employment (1993 to 1994), Secretary of State for Wales (1990 to 1993), Minister of State (Department of Environment) (Local Government) (1989 to 1990), Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household (HM Household) (1987 to 1989), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Energy) (1984 to 1987), Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) (1983 to 1984), Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (1981 to 1983) in government.
He was Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (2008 to 2010) in opposition.
He was Vice-Chair, Conservative Party.