House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 14th December 2015

Zahawi, Nadhim (Stratford-on-Avon)

Zahawi, Nadhim (Stratford-on-Avon)

1. Employment and earnings

Non-executive Director of SThree, 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London EC4N 7BE; an international specialist recruitment business. I attend monthly board meetings and receive a monthly salary of £3,333 (gross), until further notice. Hours: 7 hrs per month. (Updated 30 June and 7 July 2015)

31 December 2014, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 05 January 2015)

30 January 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 30 January 2015)

27 February 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 27 February 2015)

31 March 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 May 2015)

30 April 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 May 2015)

29 May 2015, received monthly salary of £3,333.33. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 01 June 2015)

Clients of Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd:

YouGov Plc; research and consulting. Address: 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT

IPBD Limited; steel manufacture, property development and general trading. Address: PO Box 122361, 14th Level, Al Safa Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE.

Until August 2015, Afren Plc; independent exploration and production company in the oil and gas industry. Address: 10001 Woodloch Forest Drive, Suite 360, The Woodlands, Texas 77380, USA. (Registered 2 July 2012; updated 10 August 2015)

9 February 2015, £100 from Aston Cantlow Discussion Club, NFU Office, Unit 15A, Goldicote Business Park, Banbury Road, Stratford upon Avon CV37 7NB, for speaking at their discussion club. Hours: 2.5 hrs. Payment made direct to charity. (Registered 24 February 2015)

2 March 2015, payment of £500 from News UK & Ireland Limited, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for article published on 21 December 2014. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 11 March 2015)

From 15 July 2015, Chief Strategy Officer for Gulf Keystone Petroleum, 6th Floor, New Fetter Place, 8-10 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1AZ; an oil and gas exploration and production company. From 26 October 2015 until further notice, I will receive a monthly salary of £20,125. Hours: between 8 and 21 hrs per week.
(Registered 20 October 2015; updated 4 November 2015)

25 September 2015, received salary payment of £52,325 (backdated to 15 July 2015). Hours: 210 hrs. (Registered 20 October 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government
Address of donor: 4th Floor, 23 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £6,127.78 for air travel
Destination of visit: Kurdistan, Iraq
Date of visit: 21-23 January 2015
Purpose of visit: Accompanying the Mayor of London on trip to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.
(Registered 02 February 2015)

Name of donor: Chatham House
Address of donor: 10 St James’s Square, London SW1Y 4LE
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £978.87 for air travel, parking and hotel
Destination of visit: Istanbul, Turkey
Date of visit: 11-13 September 2015
Purpose of visit: participant in the Chatham House Istanbul Roundtable 2015.
(Registered 14 September 2015)

6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year

Residential property and 31 acres of land in Warwickshire, with stables run as a livery yard by Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd (see category 1 above): (i) and (ii)

Residential buy to let property in London, divided into three flats: (i) and (ii) (Registered 12 June 2013)

House in London, rented out from 30 June 2015: (i) and (ii) (Registered 31 July 2015)

Commercial property in Surrey, purchased on 29 September 2015 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd (see category 7 below): (i) and (ii) (Registered 14 October 2015; updated 28 October 2015)

Commercial property in London, purchased on 4 December 2015 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd (see Category 7 below); (i) and (ii) (Registered 08 December 2015)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

Zahawi and Zahawi; business advisory service (50% shareholding).

7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000

SThree; international specialist recruitment business.

8. Miscellaneous

I have a shareholding in YouGov plc, which I co-founded, that is below the registrable value.


Prepared 21st December 2015