David Lammy is the Member of Parliament for Tottenham and is the Shadow Justice Secretary. He is one of the leading agenda setters in the fields of social activism, diversity and multi-culturalism, he was a member of the previous Labour Government (2001-2010), is respected across the party spectrum and is a well-known figure amongst the general public.
David is a huge advocate of social activism, diversity and multi-culturalism and has always kept his passion for these subjects in the forefront of his politics. His current position as an active backbench MP has enabled him to engage in these passions for tackling the big issues facing society (on both a macro and a micro scale) and to provide tangible solutions to bring about effective change.
He has always been a passionate campaigner for Britain remaining in the European Union and David has continued to be an outspoken critic of the government’s Brexit negotiation strategy. David led the campaign for the Windrush British Citizens to be granted full British Citizenship, and has been at the forefront of the fight for justice for the families affected by the Grenfell Fire. In 2017, David published the widely recognised review into the treatment of, and outcomes for, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals in the Criminal Justice System. He is an inspiring speaker at all corporate avents.
David’s keynote speaking topics include:
Managing diversity in business
Social activism in a fragmented and multi-cultural society
Cities and the built environment
UK politics and public life