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This is Lord Hill
David Cameron sent him to Brussels 
to be an EU Commissioner
Lord Hill is a lobbyist, 
with links to private 
healthcare 
• Lord Hill set up the lobby firm 
Quillier Consultants. 
• Q...
Lord Hill has links to the TTIP lobby 
• The chairman of Circle Holdings, Michael J. 
Kirkwood, is an advisory director on...
TTIP will hand vast powers to US-based 
private healthcare companies 
• US-based investors could 
potentially sue the UK 
...
Commissioners & TTIP 
This deal 
rocks! 
• As a high-powered 
commissioner, 
Lord Hill will have a 
significant say in the...
So, what’s your problem with that? 
Get involved at: www.peoplesnhs.org
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This is Lord Hill, David Cameron's TTIP Top EU Commissioner

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David Cameron has sent private healthcare and TTIP lobbyist, Lord Hill, to Brussels to look after the UK's interests. But is it the interests of the NHS or those of his friends in private healthcare he has at heart?

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This is Lord Hill, David Cameron's TTIP Top EU Commissioner

  1. 1. This is Lord Hill
  2. 2. David Cameron sent him to Brussels to be an EU Commissioner
  3. 3. Lord Hill is a lobbyist, with links to private healthcare • Lord Hill set up the lobby firm Quillier Consultants. • Quillier Consultants is now owned by Huntsworth, a Brussels-based lobbying firm, specialising in promoting private healthcare. • Quillier is employed by Circle Holdings, is the investment arm of the Circle group, which became the first private health firm to run an NHS hospital when it took over Hinchingbrooke.
  4. 4. Lord Hill has links to the TTIP lobby • The chairman of Circle Holdings, Michael J. Kirkwood, is an advisory director on the board of British American Business (BAB), an organisation which lobbys on behalf of the controversial Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership. • BAB’s lobbying efforts for TTIP include backing the group of MPs cheerleading for the deal.
  5. 5. TTIP will hand vast powers to US-based private healthcare companies • US-based investors could potentially sue the UK Government if they tried to halt or reverse the privatisation of the NHS • Despite massive popular opposition, David Cameron has refused to use his veto to ensure the NHS is excluded from TTIP
  6. 6. Commissioners & TTIP This deal rocks! • As a high-powered commissioner, Lord Hill will have a significant say in the final text of the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership agreement that will go before MEPs.
  7. 7. So, what’s your problem with that? Get involved at: www.peoplesnhs.org

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