House of Commons

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

Umunna, Chuka (Streatham)

Umunna, Chuka (Streatham)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments from the BBC, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA:

26 September 2018, received £150 for appearing on ‘Any Questions’. Hours: 2 hrs including travel and preparation. (Registered 02 October 2018)

From 1 October 2018, payments from Independent Digital News and Media Ltd, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5HF. From 8 January 2019 until further notice, I expect to receive £1,100 a month (£13,200 a year) in return for writing four digital columns each month. Hours: 12 hrs a month; 3 hrs per article. (Updated 12 October 2018 and 07 February 2019)

17 August 2018, received £1,000 for four digital newspaper columns. Hours: 12 hrs (3 hrs per article). (Registered 14 September 2018)

17 September 2018, received £1,000 for four digital newspaper columns. Hours: 12 hrs (3 hrs per article). (Registered 02 October 2018)

From 1 August 2018 until further notice, chair of the Advisory Board of The Progressive Centre UK think tank (also known as Global Progress (London) Ltd), of 9 Chamberlain House, 126 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7UR. I expect to spend approximately 12 hours each month on my duties as Chair and on preparing publications and other content, in return for a monthly payment of £5,420 (£65,040 a year). (Registered 10 October 2018)

14 May 2019, received a case of wine with a value of £486.28 from the Marketing Group of Great Britain, Manor Villa, Portsmouth Road, Milford GU8 5DU, for giving a speech. Hours: 3 hrs including preparation. (Registered 16 May 2019)

18 July 2019, received £3,000 from Pentatonic Ltd, the Old Shoe Factory, 18 Belsham St, London E9 6NG, for a speech and Q&A at Plentatonic Ltd's offices in Berlin on 29 June 2019. Hours: 5 hrs including preparation. Flights and accommodation also provided by the payer. (Registered 26 July 2019)

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

Name of donor: Farr Vintners Ltd
Address of donor: Commodore House, Battersea Reach, Juniper Drive, London SW18 1TW
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 towards funding the salaries and expenses of staff working in my office
Date received: 31 January 2019
Date accepted: 31 January 2019
Donor status: company, registration 01393302
(Registered 07 February 2019)

Name of donor: Jeremy Isaacs
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 towards funding the salaries and expenses of staff in my office
Date received: 25 February 2019
Date accepted: 25 February 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 14 March 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: The Australian Labor Party
Address of donor: 5/9 Sydney Ave, Barton ACT 2600, PO Box 6222, Kingston ACT 2604
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation with a value of £1,500
Destination of visit: Montreal, Canada
Dates of visit: 21-22 September 2018
Purpose of visit: Participation at International Progressive Campaign Forum.
(Registered 19 October 2018)

8. Miscellaneous

Non-practising solicitor.

From 4 March 2017, director (unpaid) and sole member of Streatham Campaigns Ltd; a company limited by guarantee, which supports my work as an MP by providing additional staff resources. (Registered 27 March 2017)

From 4 March 2017, director (unpaid) and sole member of VoteLeaveWatch Ltd; a company limited by guarantee, which runs the Vote Leave Watch Campaign. (Registered 27 March 2017)

 

Prepared 3rd September 2019