Baroness Verma

Conservative Peer

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Profile

Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 22 June 2006

Positions held at time of appointment: Founder, Domiciliary Care Services UK Ltd. (from Number 10 press release)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, EU Goods Sub-Committee (23 Apr 2020 to 31 Mar 2021)
  • Chair, EU Goods Sub-Committee (23 Apr 2020 to 31 Mar 2021)
  • Member, European Union Committee (13 Sep 2016 to 31 Mar 2021)
  • Chair, EU External Affairs Sub-Committee (13 Sep 2016 to 23 Apr 2020)
  • Chair, EU External Affairs Sub-Committee (13 Sep 2016 to 23 Apr 2020)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development (12 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change ( 6 Sep 2012 to 7 May 2015)
  • Lords Spokesperson (Department of Business, Innovation and Skills) ( 5 Sep 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Lords Spokesperson (Home Office) (Equalities and Women's Issues) (13 Oct 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip) (11 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Lords Spokesperson (Department for International Development) (11 May 2010 to 5 Sep 2011)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for Children, Schools and Families), Shadow Minister ( 8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for Universities and Skills), Shadow Minister (27 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for Children, Schools & Families), Shadow Minister (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Universities and Skills ( 4 Jun 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Children, Schools and Families (19 Jan 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Innovation, Universities and Skills ( 9 Jul 2007 to 4 Jun 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Education (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister, Health (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Deputy Chief Whip, Whips (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Treasury: Financial Services 23 May 2024

    To ask His Majesty's Government what plans they have to improve the speed and efficiency of the Financial Conduct Authority's authorisation process for financial services firms.
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Cryptocurrencies: Foreign Investment in UK 23 May 2024

    To ask His Majesty's Government whether they have made an assessment of the regulatory regimes in (1) Singapore, (2) the United Arab Emirates, and (3) the European Union, in attracting the business of crypto and digital assets firms; and in doing so, whether they have identified any lessons to learn in seeking to establish the United Kingdom as a global crypto asset technology hub.
  • Period Poverty - Question 7 May 2024

    To ask His Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the scale of period poverty.

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