Lord Nat Wei
Member of the House of Lords
House of Lords of the United Kingdom
Graduate, Oxford. Social entrepreneur. Formerly: with McKinsey & Company; with Teach First; set up various social enterprises, venture capital; with Absolute Return for Kids (ARK), helping set up Future Leaders, a programme seeking to attract, develop and place high potential teachers and future leaders of urban schools; Adviser on the Big Society to the Her Majesty's Government. Currently, Vice-Chair, All-Party Parliamentary China Group; Chair, Hong Kong Group, All-Party Parliamentary China Group; Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group for East Asian Business, to facilitate the development of relations between businesses in East Asia and the United Kingdom; Treasurer, All-Party Parliamentary Group for Trade & Investment. Recipient: award, Phoenix Television, for achievements. Interests: British Chinese community issues, particularly in social reform; economic and cultural ties between the UK and China.