Chair, House of Lords European External Affairs Committe
Rt Hon the Baroness Sandip Verma
Chair, House of Lords European External Affairs Committe
Baroness Sandip Verma is chair of the House of Lords External Affairs Committee and member of the Lords EU Select Committee.She has served as minister for the Department for International Development and the Department of Energy and Climate Change in recent years.She has extensive business experience in the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector and has won numerous awards including Honorary Doctorates from Wolverhampton University (UK) and Amity University (India) for building business ties between UK and India, and an Honorary Fellowship from the Institute of Directors (India) for her work on corporate social responsibility.