House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 30th September 2013

SOAMES, Hon. Nicholas (Mid Sussex)

1. Remunerated directorships

AEGIS Defence Services Limited (non-executive). Address: 84 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PX. Attend meetings in pursuit of duties as non-executive director and (since 1 January 2010) non-executive chairman.

Received monthly salary for August 2012 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2012)

Received monthly salary for September 2012 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 9 October 2012)

Received monthly salary for October 2012 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 1 November 2012)

Received monthly salary for November 2012 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 7 December 2012)

Received monthly salary for December 2012 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 8 January 2013)

Received monthly salary for January 2013 of £33,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2013)

Received monthly salary for February 2013 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 5 March 2013)

Received monthly salary for March 2013 of £8,333.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 11 April 2013)

Received monthly salary for April 2013 of £8,583.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 2 May 2013)

Received monthly salary for May 2013 of £8,583.33 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 5 June 2013)

Received monthly salary for June 2013 of £8,583.33 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 4 July 2013)

Received monthly salary for July 2013 of £8,583.33 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 31 July 2013)

Received monthly salary for August 2013 of £8,583.33 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 3 September 2013)

Aggregated Micro Power plc (non-executive); renewable energy investment business. Address: Hasilwood House, 62 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AW.

14 January 2013, received two payments each of £9,000 gross for the periods July – September 2012 and October – December 2012; £18,000 in total. Hours: 20 hrs in total. (Registered 14 January 2013)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Senior Adviser, MMC Group; insurance and related financial services. Address: Marsh Ltd, Tower Place, London, EC3R 5BU. Work includes attending meetings and advising on business opportunities.

Received monthly salary for August 2012 of £7,671.67 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2012)

Received monthly salary for September 2012 of £7,660.12 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 9 October 2012)

Received monthly salary for October 2012 of £7,660.12 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 1 November 2012)

Received monthly salary for November 2012 of £7,671.67 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 7 December 2012)

Received monthly salary for December 2012 of £7,660.12 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 8 January 2013)

Received monthly salary for January 2013 of £7,910.12 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 6 February 2013)

Received monthly salary for February 2013 of £13,171.67 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 5 March 2013)

Received monthly salary for March 2013 of £7,660.12 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 11 April 2013)

Received monthly salary for April 2013 of £7,739.46 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 2 May 2013)

Received monthly salary for May 2013 of £7,751.01 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 5 June 2013)

Received monthly salary for June 2013 of £7,739.46 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 4 July 2013)

Received monthly salary for July 2013 of £7,739.46 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 31 July 2013)

Received monthly salary for August 2013 of £7,751.14 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 3 September 2013)

Senior Advisor on Strategic Issues to Intrepid Capital Partners, 199 Knightsbridge, London SW7 1RE.

26 March 2013, received annual payment of £20,000 net. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 11 April 2013)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Majlis As Shura, Shura Council of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30 Charles Street, London W1J 5DZ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, food, transport and accommodation; total value £5,749.19

Destination of visit: Saudi Arabia

Date of visit: 10-14 March 2013

Purpose of visit: visit organized by Conservative Middle East Council to meet with representatives of the Government in Saudi Arabia and British representatives

(Registered 27 March 2013)

Address of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, PO Box 21653, Doha, Qatar

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,306.15 for air travel and £621.86 for accommodation; £3,928.01 in total

Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar

Date of visit: 20-22 May 2013

Purpose of visit: to attend the 13th Doha Forum.

(Registered 25 June 2013)

11. Miscellaneous

Co-Chair of the Cross Party Group on Balanced Migration. Migrationwatch UK provides secretarial, research and administrative support, pays for printing costs and maintains the group’s website. Quiller Consultants, which is a consultancy, is paid by its client, Migrationwatch UK, to act as consultants to the group. (Registered 9 May 2011)

Prepared 3rd October 2013