Lord Sassoon of Ashley Park

Biography

Lord Sassoon was appointed as the first Commercial Secretary to the Treasury in May 2010 and appointed to the House of Lords in the same year. He is a Conservative member of the House of Lords.

Previous roles in government

  1. Commercial Secretary to the Treasury - Minister of State

    • 2010 to 2013

Announcements

  1. Treasury announces plans to find £1.5 billion savings across PFI contracts
  2. Response by Lord Sassoon to Kuwaiti Finance Minister Dr Nayef Falah Al Hajraf on the sixtieth anniversary of the Kuwait Investment Office
  3. Speech by the Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Lord Sassoon to the Middle East Association
  4. Speech by the Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Lord Sassoon on inward investment in Infrastructure to the Global Investor Conference
  5. Government calls for action to address damaging impacts of cyclicality in the water sector
  6. Changes to Money Laundering Regulations to reduce burden on British businesses
  7. Speech by the Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Lord Sassoon; Summer Lecture to the British Bankers’ Association
  8. Speech by the Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Lord Sassoon, London Hong Kong RMB conference
  9. Government is on track to cut cost of delivering infrastructure
  10. UK welcomes new standards to combat money laundering and terrorist financing