Quotes by David Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville

About David Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville:


David John Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville is a British businessperson and politician. From 1992 to 1997, he served as the Chair of Sainsbury's, the supermarket chain established by his great-grandfather John James Sainsbury in 1869. He was made a life peer in 1997, and currently sits in the House of Lords as a member of the Labour Party. He served in the government as the Minister for Science and Innovation from 1998 and 2006.

Author Bio


  • NameDavid Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville
  • DescriptionBritish Baron
  • BornOctober 24, 1940
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • AwardsFellow Of The Royal Society