Register Of All-Party Parliamentary Groups [as at 15 February 2017] Islamic Finance

Title

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Islamic Finance

Purpose

To give the Islamic finance industry a voice in Parliament; to address issues as they arise such as Sukuk issuances, inclusivity, regulation and taxation whilst positioning the UK as the European hub of Islamic financial services, and also to play a wider role in promoting ethical finance.

Category

Subject Group

 

Officers

Role

Name

Party

Chair & Registered Contact

Mr Virendra Sharma

Labour

Co-Chair

Lord Sheikh

Conservative

Vice Chair

Stephen Timms

Labour

Vice Chair

Lord Newby

Liberal Democrat

Vice Chair

Earl of Lindsay

Conservative

Vice Chair

Lord Gordon of Strathblane

Labour

Vice Chair

Baroness Bowles of Berkhamsted

Liberal Democrat

Vice Chair

Lord Hussain

Liberal Democrat

Secretary

Baroness Uddin

Non-affiliated

Treasurer

Wes Streeting

Labour

 

Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Virendra Sharma MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6080. Email: sharmav@parliament.uk.

 

Public Enquiry Point:

Lady Shaida Sheikh, Office of Lord Sheikh, House of Lords, London SW1P 0PW. Tel: 020 7219 5529. Email: sheikhm@parliament.uk

 

Group's Website:

http://www.appgif.co.uk/

 

 

Annual General Meeting

Date of most recent AGM in this Parliament

07/11/2016

Did the group publish an income and expenditure statement relating to the AGM above?

No

Reporting year

30 Nov to 29 Nov

Next reporting deadline

30/03/2018

 

Registrable benefits received by the group

None