Lord Aylesford DL
After graduation Lord Aylesford worked in London as a Bill Broker and then joined Albert e Sharp, Stockbrokers in Birmingham in 1970. Thereafter he returned to his family home at Packington and has been involved in the management of the various activities which make up the family business. Apart from agriculture, these include quarrying, landfill, leisure in the form of fishing and golf and commercial and residential property.
He is President of Warwickshire C.C.C. and is a Trustee of various charities including locally Coventry Sports Foundation, Coventry Hospitals Charity, Lady Katherine Leveson Foundation and Coleshill Grammar School Foundation. Lord Aylesford was Vice Lord-Lieutenant of West Midlands from 1990 until 2015.
Appointed in 1986. Coventry Ambassador