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Rt. Hon. Douglas Martin HOGG

Minister of State , Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Rt. Hon. Douglas Martin HOGG, British Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Background

HOGG, Rt. Hon. Douglas Martin was born on February 5, 1945. Parents: Lord Hailsham of St. Marylebone.

Education

Eton College; Christ Church College, Oxford University. Lincoln’s Inn (Kennedy Law Scholar).

Career

President, Oxford Union. Member of Parliament for Grantham, since 1979. Member, Select Committee on Agriculture, 1979-1982.

Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, 1982-1986. Government Whip, 1983-1984. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Home Office, 1986-1989.

Minister of State for Industry and Enterprise, since 1989. Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Committee, since 1992. Barrister, 1968.

Connections

Spouse The Honorary Sarah BoydCarpenter, 1969. Children: one son, one d.