House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 17 June 2019

Afolami, Bim (Hitchin and Harpenden)

Afolami, Bim (Hitchin and Harpenden)

1. Employment and earnings

From 1 February 2018 until further notice, adviser to the Association of Independent Professionals and Self-employed, Heron House, 10 Dean Farrar Street, London SW1H 0DX. I will receive £1,500 a month for providing ad hoc advice on policy and general political issues. Hours: 8-10 hrs per month. (Registered 01 February 2018)

11 May 2018, payment of £250 from St Helen and St Katherine School, Faringdon Road, Abingdon OX14 1BE, for a speaking engagement. Hours: 2 hrs. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 27 November 2018)

From 4 April 2019 until further notice, Senior Adviser to Whitworth Brough Ltd, Birchin Court, 20 Birchin Lane, London EC3V 9DU, providing strategic advice on political and economic affairs. I will receive £1,400 per month for providing strategic advice to the firm and to its clients on macro-political and macro-economic issues. Hours: 4-6 hrs per month. (Registered 26 April 2019)

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

Name of donor: Michael Pattinson
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Date received: 29 March 2019
Date accepted: 1 April 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 17 April 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Franco-British Council
Address of donor: 6 Cromwell Place, London SW7 2JN
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Transport £491; accommodation £528; meals £195; total value £1,214
Destination of visit: Paris
Dates of visit: 14-16 June 2018
Purpose of visit: To meet with other Franco-British Council Young Leaders for a programme of policy discussions and meetings with French and British representatives from politics, government, the military and cultural institutions.
(Registered 27 November 2018)

8. Miscellaneous

Member (unpaid) of the Ditchley Foundation's Programme Committee. (Registered 06 July 2017)

From June 2017, Member (unpaid) of the Court of the University of Bedfordshire. (Registered 30 January 2018)

From 13 September 2018, Member (unpaid) of the Financial Inclusion Commission, a cross-party organisation which supports the principle of increased financial inclusion in the UK. (Registered 21 September 2018)

From 22 October 2018, Trustee (unpaid) of the Mitsubishi UFJ Trust Oxford Foundation, which supports the Oxford Union Literary and Debating Trust and through it the charitable activities of the Oxford Union Society. (Registered 05 November 2018)


Prepared 19th June 2019