Iain Cochrane, 15th Earl of Dundonald

Iain Alexander Douglas Blair Cochrane, 15th Earl of Dundonald (born 17 February 1961), styled Lord Cochrane until 1986, is a Scottish peer.

Dundonald is the only son of Ian Cochrane, 14th Earl of Dundonald and his first wife Aphra Farquhar (d. 1972).[1]

He was educated at Wellington College and RAC Cirencester. He succeeded his father in the earldom in 1986, and became chairman of Duneth Securities in the same year.[1]

On 4 July 1987, he married M. Beatrice L. Russo, of Gibraltar, by whom he had two sons and a daughter before their marriage was dissolved in 2011:[2]

He has been a director of Anglo Digital, Ltd., since 2000. Dundonald lives at Lochnell Castle and is the honorary Chilean consul to Scotland.[1]


  1. 1 2 3 Montague-Smith, Patrick W., ed. (2008). "Dundonald, Earl of (Cochrane) (Earl S 1669)". Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage 2008. London: Debrett's Peerage Limited.
  2. Winter, Laura, ed. (2016). "Dundonald, (Iain Alexander) Douglas Blair 15 Earl of (S 1669)". Debrett's People of Today 2016. London: Debrett's Peerage Limited.
Peerage of England
Preceded by
Ian Cochrane
Earl of Dundonald
Heir apparent:
Archie Cochrane, Lord Cochrane
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