House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 September 2019

Swinson, Jo (East Dunbartonshire)

Swinson, Jo (East Dunbartonshire)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments received by my company Equal Power Consulting Ltd from Atlantic Books, 27 Boswell St, London WC1N 3JZ, via my literary agents Furniss Lawton, part of James Grant Group Ltd, 4th Floor, 180 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5QZ:

30 April 2018: received £2,804.66 for a book written mainly before the General Election. This was the final instalment of an advance payment. Hours: none since November 2017. (Registered 11 October 2018)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

Name of donor: Liz Desmond
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000, received via East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrats
Donor status: individual
(Registered 11 October 2018)

Name of donor: Melissa Geiger
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000, received via East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrats
Donor status: individual
(Registered 11 October 2018)

Name of donor: Alistair Barr
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 towards the costs of running my office, received via Liberal Democrat HQ
Donor status: individual
(Registered 11 October 2018)

Name of donor: Jessica Frankopan
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000, received via Liberal Democrat HQ to support the running of my office
Donor status: individual
(Registered 04 January 2019)

Name of donor: Mark Petterson
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000, received via East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrats
Donor status: individual
(Registered 16 January 2019)

Name of donor: Jane Mactaggart
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 received via Liberal Democrat HQ to support the running of my office
Donor status: individual
(Registered 18 February 2019)

Name of donor: Liz Desmond and Alan Davison
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation: £10,000 received via Liberal Democrat HQ to support the running of my office
Donor status: individuals
(Registered 28 February 2019)

Name of donor: Tim Clement-Jones
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 received via Liberal Democrat HQ to support the running my office
Donor status: individual
(Registered 09 April 2019)

Name of donor: Mihir Magudia
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 received via East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrats
Donor status: individual
(Registered 08 May 2019)

Name of donor: Liz Desmond and Alan Davison
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 received via Liberal Democrat HQ to support the running of my office
Donor status: individuals
(Registered 08 May 2019)

Name of donor: Clive Cowdery
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,250 received via East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrats
Donor status: individual
(Registered 12 June 2019)

Name of donor: Joel Bellman
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,200 received via East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrats in monthly instalments of £100 between January and December 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 02 July 2019)

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

Name of donor: Clive Cowdery
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500 to support my leadership campaign
Date received: 22 May 2019
Date accepted: 22 May 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 12 June 2019)

Name of donor: Jane Mactaggart
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my leadership campaign
Date received: 10 June 2019
Date accepted: 10 June 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 27 June 2019)

Name of donor: Tim Clement-Jones
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500 to support my leadership campaign
Date received: 17 June 2019
Date accepted: 17 June 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 27 June 2019)

Name of donor: Joel Bellman
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500 to support my leadership campaign
Date received: 4 June 2019
Date accepted: 4 June 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 02 July 2019)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Clive Cowdery
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: evening drinks reception, value £1,117.28
Date received: 24 July 2019
Date accepted: 24 July 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 16 August 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6LQ
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): food and accommodation, total value £583
Destination of visit: Versailles, France
Dates of visit: 17-19 January 2019
Purpose of visit: Attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2019 Conference.
(Registered 28 February 2019)

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

Equal Power Consulting Ltd; consultancy services, speaking and writing. Consulting and speaking activity ceased on my election to Parliament. The remaining activity will be the completion of a book commission. (Registered 07 July 2017)

 

Prepared 3rd September 2019