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Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

(1964-), Television producer and politician

Sitter in 2 portraits
British media entrepreneur and politician. Educated at Norbury Manor School in South London, Alli began his media career in 1992, co-founding 24 Hour Productions (later Planet 24) with partner Charlie Parsons. Previously Director of Carlton Television (1998-2000), Alli has been a Director of Shine Entertainment Ltd, Executive Chairman of media rights company Chorion and Chairman of online fashion retailer ASOS. Created a Life Peer in 1998, he was the youngest member of the House of Lords and the first openly gay peer. He is an active campaigner on Equality issues, a trustee of the Elton John AIDS Foundation and Chancellor of De Montfort University, Leicester.

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Waheed Alli, Baron Alli, by Mary McCartney - NPG P1354

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

by Mary McCartney
C-type colour print, 2008
NPG P1354

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli, by Sam Green - NPG x126278

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

by Sam Green
digital C-type colour print, 17 May 2003
NPG x126278


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