House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 7th July 2017

Opperman, Guy (Hexham)

Opperman, Guy (Hexham)

1. Employment and earnings

On 1 December 2016, I gave the keynote speech at the Guildhall dinner of the Financial Services Forum, of 251 Pentonville Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9NG. This was unpaid but my partner and I received two complimentary dinner tickets, with a total market value of £700. Hours: approx. 2.5 hrs including preparation. (Registered 18 January 2017)

3 February 2017, received £1,500 from Sherrington SILP of 66 Chorley Street, Bolton, Lancashire BL1 4AL, for legal services provided between August 2005 and November 2008. Hours: 15 hrs 45 mins. (Registered 15 March 2017)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

Name of donor: Calor Gas Ltd
Address of donor: Athena House, Athena Drive, Tachbrook Park, Warwick, CV34 6RL
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: printing 17,000 copies of booklet on how to save on energy bills, value £3,753; distribution in my constituency, value £600.12, and postage to outlying areas, value £184.80; £4,537.92 in total
Date of receipt: 2-9 November 2016
Date of acceptance: 2-9 November 2016
Donor status: company, registration 00303703
(Registered 09 November 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: The Financial Services Forum
Address of donor: 251 Pentonville Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9NG
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, transfer and board with a value of £517.88
Destination of visit: St Paul de Vence, France
Date of visit: 18-20 September 2016
Purpose of visit: The FS Forum European Executive Summit.
(Registered 14 November 2016)

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

From 28 January 2016, a director of Tynedale Community Ventures Ltd; a company supporting social enterprise. This company is being wound up. (Registered 22 March 2016; updated 15 March 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

Barrister; non-practising since 5 May 2010. (Updated 20 August 2013)

Investment of start up capital in Atom Bank, currently registered as Crossco 1337 plc. (Registered 13 May 2014)

Co-founder and supporter of Policy North UK, a cross party web based think tank registered at SGP Technology Group Limited, Riverside House, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE15 8NY. I am unpaid. (Registered 15 March 2017)

 

Prepared 21st July 2017