Baroness Lindsay Northover

Member and Director, AgDevCo Holdings

Baroness Lindsay Northover was a Department for International Development Minister, and Minister for Africa, and also served in other Departments during the Coalition Government (2010–15). She has served as the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Angola and Zambia since 2016, and is the Liberal Democrats’ House of Lords Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs. She is a member of Wilton Park’s Advisory Council, an Honorary Associate Professor at Imperial College’s Institute of Global Health Innovation, a member of Council of the Royal African Society, a former Council Member of the Overseas Development Institute, and a former Trustee of the Malaria Consortium, THET, and UNICEF UK. Her first degree is from Oxford University, and she gained her Master’s and PhD at Bryn Mawr College and the University of Pennsylvania. She was formerly a Lecturer at University College London and the Wellcome Institute.