House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 16th April 2012

de BOIS, Nick (Enfield North)

1. Directorships

Chair of Rapier Design Group (non-executive), exhibition and event management company, (client industries aerospace, transport, automotive, pharmaceutical, medical, leisure, retail, financial services, defence, entertainment, FMCG) Rapier House, Crane Mead Ware SG12 9PW, and subsidiaries Rapier Group Inc (US division), Joan Carol Inc, Hampton Medical Conferences (exhibition management), OPUS CREATES Ltd and Rapier Design Ltd. I resigned from all these directorships on 31 October 2011. (Registered 2 November 2011)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor:

1) Conservative Middle East Council

2) Government of Kuwait

Address of donor:

1) 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

2) Kuwait City, Kuwait

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):

1) £1,098, for flights

2) £850, for hotels

Destination of visit: Kuwait

Date of visit: 2-5 December 2011

Purpose of visit: fact-finding visit including meetings with the Emir of Kuwait, senior Government officials and British business groups

(Registered 14 December 2011)

9. Shareholdings

(a) Rapier Design Group Ltd (until December 2011).

Prepared 19th April 2012