Abena Oppong-Asare

Abena Oppong-Asare is the Labour MP for Erith and Thamesmead, and has been an MP continuously since 12 December 2019. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Exchequer Secretary (Treasury).

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

  • 18 June 2021, received £400 from Grazia, 114 Johnston Lane, Annandale NSW 2038, for delivering two seminars, on 9 March 2021 for Grazia and Bain & Company, and on 26 April 2021 for Grazia and UBS. Hours: 3 hrs in total. (Registered 22 July 2021)

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

  • Name of donor: Community Union
    Address of donor: 465c Caledonian Road, London N7 9GX
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,250
    Date received: 22 March 2022
    Date accepted: 22 March 2022
    Donor status: trade union
    (Registered 24 June 2022)
  • Name of donor: Community Union
    Address of donor: 465c Caledonian Road, London N7 9GX
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,250
    Date received: 21 June 2022
    Date accepted: 21 June 2022
    Donor status: trade union
    (Registered 24 June 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Centre for Turkey Studies and Development Ltd
    Address of donor: 239-241 Kennington Lane, London SE11 5QU
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Tickets and meals at the UK Kebab Award Ceremony for me and three members of staff, value £480
    Date received: 26 October 2021
    Date accepted: 26 October 2021
    Donor status: company, registration 07512777
    (Registered 22 November 2021)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: GUBA Foundation
    Address of donor: 459 Prince Regent Lane, London E16 3HX
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): International flights £805.07; accommodation £1,461.05; GUBA Awards event ticket £365.39; total value £2,631.51
    Destination of visit: Accra, Ghana
    Dates of visit: 5-12 November 2021
    Purpose of visit: To participate in the GUBA Foundation Yaa Asantewaa Womens Empowerment Awards ceremony and meet other relevant civil society organisations.
    (Registered 17 November 2021)