Lord O’Neill of Gatley


Jim O’Neill worked for Goldman Sachs from 1995 until April 2013, spending most of his time there as Chief Economist. He chaired the Cities Growth Commission in the UK until October 2014 when it provided its final recommendations. Jim is currently chairing a formal Review into AMR (anti-microbial resistance), which will make recommendations on how to solve this global challenge in spring 2016.

Previous roles in government

  1. Commercial Secretary to the Treasury - Minister of State

    • 2015 to 2016
  2. Non-executive board member

    • 2013 to 2015


  1. Resignation of Lord O'Neill and PM response
  2. Northern Powerhouse minister begins first tour since appointment
  3. National Infrastructure Delivery Plan 2016 to 2021
  4. New £180 million fund to accelerate energy research across the Midlands Engine
  5. Sajid Javid meeting workers and managers at Port Talbot today
  6. New National Infrastructure Delivery Plan gets Britain building
  7. Chinese summit looks to unlock investment for Northern Powerhouse
  8. Liverpool devolution deal
  9. Liverpool devolution deal boosts the Northern Powerhouse
  10. National Infrastructure Plan for Skills