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
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Chartwell Speakers, 14 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1X 8HN, for speaking engagements:
15 October 2021, received £3,600. Hours: 4 hrs.
(Registered 10 November 2021)
20 November 2021, received £1,109.80. Hours: 5 hrs.
(Registered 14 January 2022)
From 23 May 2022 until 7 July 2022, adviser to WithYouWithMe, 10 John Street, London WC1N 2EB, a veteran employment organisation. I received £1,000 a week, paid monthly, for providing advice on UK Armed Forces veteran talent. Hours: 8 hrs per week. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 10 June 2022; updated 15 July 2022)
Payments from Cloud 9 Productions, 2a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0HF:
22 July 2022, received £3,280 for participating in a documentary. Hours: 16 hrs.
(Registered 15 August 2022)
18 October 2022, received £9,840 for filming a TV programme. Hours: 32 hrs.
(Registered 4 November 2022)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Truell Conservation Foundation
Address of donor: Vestry House, Laurence Poutney Hill, London EC4R 0EH
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 14 October 2021
Date accepted: 14 October 2021
Donor status: company, registration 07893448
(Registered 18 November 2021)
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust
Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Date received: 20 May 2022
Date accepted: 20 May 2022
Donor status: company, registration 04987694
(Registered 31 May 2022)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: DXC Technology
Address of donor: Royal Pavilion, Wellesley Road, Aldershot GU11 1PZ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket with hospitality to Arsenal v Manchester United, value £500
Date received: 4 September 2022
Date accepted: 4 September 2022
Donor status: company, registration 00053419
(Registered 12 October 2022)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From 9 November 2018, Mercer Consulting Associates Ltd (not trading).
(Registered 17 September 2019)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Felicity Cornelius-Mercer, as Principal Secretary. (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 28 April 2016 and 24 April 2018)