Lord Chris Holmes

Baron Holmes of Richmond
Member of House of Lords of the United Kingdom

Chris is a passionate advocate for the potential of technology and the benefits of diversity and inclusion. He campaigns for more accessible environments for disabled people and has conducted an independent review for the Government that made recommendations on opening up public appointments to disabled people.

In Parliament Chris sits on the influential Science and Technology Select Committee but has previously been a member of specialist House of Lords Select Committees dealing with:

  • Democracy and Digital Technologies
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Digital Skills
  • Social Mobility
  • Financial Exclusion
  • He is co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Groups on:
  • Assistive Technology
  • Fintech
  • Blockchain
  • AI
  • 4th Industrial Revolution.