House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 July 2018

Shapps, Grant (Welwyn Hatfield)

Shapps, Grant (Welwyn Hatfield)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, Kensington, London W8 5TT:

25 October 2017, received £1,000 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 October 2017)

13 December 2017, received £1,000 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 22 December 2017)

From 30 October 2017 until further notice, adviser to Avanti Communications Group plc, a satellite communications company of Cobham House, 20, Black Friars Lane, London EC4V 6EB. I will receive £2,000 a month for an expected monthly commitment of approx. 7 hours, advising on the company's corporate responsibility programme. I am donating pay from my first month to charity. I consulted ACoBA about this role. (Registered 02 November 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: APPG on General Aviation
Address of donor: c/o House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): £591
Destination of visit: Friedrichshafen, Germany
Dates of visit: 19-20 April 2018
Purpose of visit: Visit to AERO, a General Aviation exhibition, for meetings with stakeholders including the European Aviation Safety Agency.
(Registered 03 May 2018)

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

PrintHouse Corporation Ltd.

8. Miscellaneous

From 2016, Chair of the British Infrastructure Group of MPs (BIG) which brings together cross-party Members of Parliament dedicated to promoting better infrastructure across the United Kingdom. The group has received no external funding or other benefits. (Registered 25 January 2017)

From 1 July 2018, unpaid Chair of the Governance Board for OpenBrix Ltd, a real-estate technology service start-up. (Registered 02 July 2018)


Prepared 4th July 2018