House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 12th May 2014

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 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)

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

Received monthly salary for October 2013 of £8,583.33 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2013)

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

Received monthly salary for December 2013 of £33,583.33 gross (including annual bonus). Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 16 January 2014)

Received monthly salary for January 2014 of £8,583.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2014)

Received monthly salary for February 2014 of £8,583.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 6 March 2014)

Received monthly salary for March 2014 of £8,583.33 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 1 April 2014)

Received monthly salary for April 2014 of £8,755 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 7 May 2014)

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

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 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)

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

Received monthly salary for October 2013 of £7,739.46 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2013)

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

Received monthly salary for December 2013 of £7,739.46 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 16 January 2014)

Received monthly salary for January 2014 of £7,739.46 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2014)

Received monthly salary for February 2014 of £12,251.14 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 6 March 2014)

Received monthly salary for March 2014 of £7,739.46 gross.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 1 April 2014)

Received monthly salary for April 2014 of £7,739.46 gross. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 7 May 2014) 

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

1 April 2014, received annual payment of £19,998. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2014)

6. Overseas visits

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)

Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Bahrain

Address of donor: Manama, Bahrain

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Including accommodation, full board and flights: total value £3,700

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Date of visit: 5-8 December 2013

Purpose of visit: Visit organised by the Conservative Middle East Council to attend the IISS Manama

(Registered 16 December 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 19th May 2014