House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 1 October 2018

Vaizey, Mr Edward (Wantage)

Vaizey, Mr Edward (Wantage)

1. Employment and earnings

From 20 December 2016 until further notice, consultant to LionTree LLC, 660 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10065. I provide general analysis of European telecom, media and technology sector developments, and host seminars and events. From 1 October 2017, I will be paid a monthly retainer of £6,333 plus VAT and related expenses. Hours: approx. 32 hrs per month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 13 January 2017; updated 19 June and 31 October 2017)

Payment of £7,047 expected as a discretionary end of year bonus for 2017. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 11 January 2018)

Payments from The Drum, Carnyx Group, 4th Floor Mercat Building, 26 Gallowgate, Glasgow G1 5AB:

3 November 2017, received payment of £400 for two articles written on 20 May 2017 (published 22 May 2017) and 9 September 2017 (published 20 September 2017). Hours: approx. 3 hrs. (Registered 13 November 2017)

From 1 May 2017 until 31 January 2018, consultant to International Group Management Limited, Stoke Park Park Road, Stoke Poges, Bucks SL2 4PG, on esports and leisure. I received a monthly fee of £2,083 (from 1 October 2017, £2,083 plus VAT) for this role, plus related expenses. Hours: approx. 8 hrs per month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 21 June 2017; updated 31 October 2017 and 18 January 2018)

From 1 September 2017 until further notice, adviser to Digital Limited, 4th Floor, 35 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6BW. I receive a monthly fee of £2,500 plus VAT for an expected commitment of 8 hrs a month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 30 October 2017)

Payments from the Evening Standard Ltd, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:

Payment of £250 plus VAT expected for an article written on 5 November 2017. Hours: approx. 4 hrs. (Registered 13 November 2017)

Payment of £360 expected for an article written on 4 May 2018. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 04 June 2018)

From 15 January 2018, adviser to NEC Europe Ltd, Athene, Odyssey Business Park, West End Road, South Ruislip HA4 6QE. I will receive a fee of £24,000 per annum, paid quarterly, until further notice. Hours: approx. 4 hrs per month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 15 January 2018)

29 June 2018, received £350 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for an appearance on This Week on 29 April 2018. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 02 July 2018)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: BT Group plc
Address of donor: 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for a match at Chelsea Football Club, value £400
Date received: 20 February 2018
Date accepted: 20 February 2018
Donor status: company, registration 04190816
(Registered 13 March 2018)

8. Miscellaneous

From November 2016, Council Member (unpaid) of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain. (Registered 28 November 2016)

From November 2016, Trustee (unpaid) of BritDoc Charitable Trust. (Registered 28 November 2016)

From November 2016, Member (unpaid) of the Advisory Board of the London Festival of Architecture. (Registered 28 November 2016)

From 1 December 2016, Chairman, Creative Fuse North East, an enquiry into the creative, design and IT industries in the NE (unpaid, though travel and accommodation expenses will be met). (Registered 30 November 2016)

From June 2017, judge, Indigo prize (unpaid), an economics prize funded by Letter One. (Registered 21 June 2017)


Prepared 2nd October 2018