Sir Bill Wiggin

Sir Bill Wiggin is the Conservative MP for North Herefordshire, and has been an MP continuously since 7 June 2001.

Registered Interests

The Register of Members’ Financial Interests is updated fortnightly online when the House is sitting, and less frequently at other times. Interests remain in the Register for twelve months after the interest has ended.

The interests set out below are those included in the most recently published version of the Register. All versions of the Register can be found here.

1. Employment and earnings

  • Non-executive director of Allpay Limited; payment collection. Address: Fortis et Fides, Whitestone Business park, Whitestone, Hereford HR1 3SE. From 12 November 2021 until further notice, annual fee of £4,000. Expected time commitment of approximately 10 hrs a year. (Registered 09 September 2013; updated 27 June 2014, 10 September 2015, 05 October 2016, 22 October 2020, 15 December 2020 and 19 November 2021)
  • From 21 November 2015, managing director of Emerging Asset Management Ltd, 58 Par-la-Ville Road, 4th floor, Vallis Building, Hamilton, Bermuda. From 1 September 2016, director of two fund platforms in the Caymans, and two in Bermuda.
    From 1 January 2019 my remuneration as Managing Director and Board director is £49,140 a year (£4,095 monthly). Hours: expected to be 8 hrs a week for these two directorships and for my managing director role. (Registered 28 November 2015; updated 26 January 2017, 13 November 2017, 08 February 2018, 07 January 2019, 26 February 2019 and 08 November 2021)
    • On 27 October 2021 I received a performance related payment of £3,135.44 in respect of 2021 Hours: no extra hours. (Registered 8 November 2021)
    • On 25 February 2022 I received a performance related payment of £2,741.78. Hours: no extra hours. (Registered 2 March 2022)
    • On 25 April 2022, I received director’s fees of £26,650.44 for being a director of five platforms from January to December 2022. Hours: no additional hours to those listed above. (Registered 26 April 2022)
  • From 4 November 2021 until 3 November 2023, adviser to R and D Glass (fertiliser production), Stourton Farm, Greensforge Lane, Stourbridge DY7 5BD. For providing agricultural advice, I will receive £2,000 per annum, paid annually. Hours: 10 hrs a year. (Registered 8 November 2021)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar
    Address of donor: Almirqab Tower, West Bay, Doha, Qatar
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, internal travel and meals with a value of £5,400
    Destination of visit: Qatar
    Dates of visit: 25-28 March 2022
    Purpose of visit: Participation at the Doha Forum 2022.
    (Registered 21 April 2022)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

  • Agricultural land in Herefordshire, near to my home: (i). (Registered 4 July 2013)
  • From 23 August 2021, a residential property in London, the rental income from which is paid to my wife: (i) and (ii).
    Between 15 August 2017 and 23 August 2021, this property was my London home, with ad hoc income from lodgers being paid to my wife. (Registered 11 September 2017; updated 24 November 2021)

8. Miscellaneous

  • Since 2006, President of the Association of Professional Shooting Instructors. (Registered 1 November 2018)