|Baroness Bottomley of Nettlestone|
|Born||Virginia Hilda Brunette Maxwell Garnett|
12 March 1948
|Alma mater||University of Essex, London School of Economics|
|Member of||Ditchley/Governors, Ditchley/UK|
Virginia Bottomley, Baroness Bottomley of Nettlestone, (née Garnett) is a British Conservative Party politician. She was a Member of Parliament (MP) for South West Surrey from 1984 to 2005, when her cousin Jeremy Hunt inherited the constituency. Virginia was then ennobled and became Baroness Bottomley of Nettlestone.
She now lobbies on behalf of the private health sector, was a director of BUPA between 2007-2013 and currently Smith and Nephew. Previously she was a member of the Supervisory Board of Akzo Nobel NV from 2000–12, and is a Trustee of the Economist.
As part of her pro-bono activities, Baroness Bottomley is Chancellor of the University of Hull. She was a Governor of the London School of Economics for 31 years. She is a member of the UK Advisory Council of the International Chamber of Commerce. She is Chair of Board Practice at executive head-hunting firm Odgers Berndtson where she has been since 2000.
- Director, Bupa
- Chancellor, University of Hull
- Council, London School of Economics
- Advisory Trustee, International Business Leaders Forum 
- Trustee, The Economist newspaper
- Governor, Ditchley Foundation 
- Patron, Volunteering England 
- Director of International Resources Group Limited, where she is Chair of Board & CEO Practice at Odgers Berndtson.
- Member of the International Advisory Council of Chugai Pharmaceutical Co.
- Chancellor of University of Hull
- Sheriff of Kingston upon Hull
- Director, Smith & Nephew plc 
- "The Hunt Bottomley link"
- "Big-name hunter Virginia Bottomley fights to bag more jobs for women"
- Board of Trustees, International Business Leaders Forum, accessed October 7, 2007.
- Ditchley Foundation Governors, organizational web page, accessed April 12, 2013.
- Volunteering England Patrons, organizational web page, accessed July 16, 2012.
- Smith & Nephew plc Board, organizational web page, accessed April 3, 2020.