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Session 2010-12
Publications on the internet

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 18th April 2011

BROWN, Rt. Hon. Gordon (Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments as Distinguished Global Leader in Residence at New York University: Campuses in New York, Abu Dhabi and Florence.

Address: 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012:

Payment of £98,195.55, which includes transport and accommodation costs for me and a member of my staff to travel to the New York University Campuses. Hours: ongoing commitment.

(Registered 24 November 2010; updated 20 January 2011; updated 5 April 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this role personally. It is being held by the Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown for the employment of staff to support my ongoing involvement in public life.

Payment of £62,181.32 from ThisDay for speech. Address: 35 Creek Road, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria. Hours: 4 hrs. Flights also paid for an earlier cancelled event: £1,714.98 (Registered 24 November 2010; updated 20 January 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this engagement personally. It is being held by the Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown for the employment of staff to support my ongoing involvement in public life.

Payment of £37.047.01 for speech to HT Media Limited. Address: Hindustan Times House, 18-20 K G Marg, New Delhi, 111001, India. Hours: 2.5 hrs. Flights also paid for me and a member of my staff: £13,544. (Registered 24 November; updated 20 January 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this engagement personally. It is being held by the Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown for the employment of staff to support my ongoing involvement in public life.

Payment of £49,052.69 for speech to King Saud University. Address: P.O. Box 2454 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 11451. Hours: 3.5 hrs. Flights and accommodation also paid; value £6,832.27. (Registered 25 January 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this engagement personally. It is being held by the Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown for the employment of staff to support my ongoing involvement in public life.

Signature and delivery advance of £78,289.61 from Sterling Lord Literistic for book published on 7 December 2010. Address: 65 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012. The book is published by Free Press, part of the Simon and Schuster Group Inc. Address: 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020. Income from Simon and Schuster is paid through Sterling Lord Literistic. Simon and Schuster UK, 1st Floor, 222 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8HB, provided airfare and accommodation in Dublin on publication of book; value £1,011.82. Simon and Schuster Group Inc provided travel and arrangements in US for book promotion; value £6,402. (Registered 24 November 2010; updated 20 January 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this publication personally. All author’s profits go to charity.

Payment of £7,050 from The Guardian, for extracts from book. Address: Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU. (Registered 5 April 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this publication personally. All author’s profits go to charity.

Payment of £48,166 for speech to Visa International. Address: 30 Raffles Place #10-00 Chevron House, Singapore 0486622. Hours: 2.5 hrs. Flights and accommodation also paid for me and a member of my staff; value £16,627.55. (Registered 5 April 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this engagement personally. It is being held by the Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown for the employment of staff to support my ongoing involvement in public life.

Payment of £36,639.66 for speech to Credit Suisse. Address: 11 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010. Hours: 2.5 hrs. Flights and accommodation to Miami also paid; value £10,743.94. (Registered 5 April 2011)

I am not receiving any money from this engagement personally. It is being held by the Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown for the employment of staff to support my ongoing involvement in public life.

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

Name of donor: Kenya Airways

Address of donor: Airport Road, Embakasi, PO Box 19002-00501, Nairobi, Kenya

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): upgrade on flight to Uganda for me and a member of my staff in respect of travel to Uganda for a speech to African leaders; value £4936.20.

(Registered 1 September 2010)

Name of donor: Harvard University

Address of donor: Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare and accommodation paid for me and a member of my staff, provided in my capacity as a Visiting Fellow at Harvard University; value £9,011.49 (Registered 4 November 2010; updated 20 January 2011)

Name of donor: Harvard University

Address of donor: Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare and accommodation paid in respect of travel to US to speak at the Harvard University Global Empowerment Meeting; value £4,562.57. (Registered 20 January 2011)

Name of donor: World Economic Forum

Address of donor: Route de la Capite 91-93, 1223 Cologny/Geneva

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare paid for me and a member of my staff to travel to the World Economic Forum, Geneva; value £1,375.97

(Registered 5 April 2011)

Name of donor: German Marshall Fund

Address of donor: Rue de la Loi, 155 Wetstraat, 1040 Brussels, Belgium

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and transport paid to the Brussels Forum 2011; value £1,248.61

(Registered 5 April 2011)

9. Shareholdings

(a) Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown Ltd; company set up to provide administrative support for Mr and Mrs Brown in their ongoing activities.

11. Miscellaneous

Co-convenor of the Global Campaign for Education high level panel. Unpaid role: research and back-up support provided via members of the GCE Coalition.