Andrew Mitchell

Conservative MP for Sutton Coldfield

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Andrew Mitchell’s voting in Parliament

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  • Andrew Mitchell voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Conservative MP for Sutton Coldfield

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

Also represented Gedling

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Topics of interest

Andrew Mitchell campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Home Office
  • Health
  • Burma
  • Initiatives (Funding)
  • Sudan: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Burma: Overseas Aid
  • Afghanistan

Other offices held in the past

  • Chief Whip (4 Sep 2012 to 19 Oct 2012)
  • The Secretary of State for International Development (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Home Office) (20 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (10 Sep 2004 to 20 May 2005)
  • Member, Draft Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (29 Apr 2004 to 15 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (10 Nov 2003 to 10 Sep 2004)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (4 Dec 2002 to 22 Jan 2004)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 6 May 2003)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) (6 Jul 1995 to 1 May 1997)
  • Government Whip (20 Jul 1994 to 6 Jul 1995)
  • Member, Members' Interests Committee (20 Jun 1994 to 17 Jul 1995)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1992 to 1 Jul 1993)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (11 Jan 1992 to 20 Jul 1994)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Until further notice, senior adviser to Investec, 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP. Remuneration of £12,000 plus VAT a year, with an expected time commitment of approximately two days a year, from 1 July 2018. (Registered 07 October 2013; updated 07 December 2015 and 24 July 2018)
Until further notice, senior adviser to Montrose Associates, 97, Jermyn Street, London SW1Y 6JE; strategic consultancy. Remuneration of £9,000 plus VAT a quarter with an expected time commitment of two days a quarter from 1 May 2018. (Registered 23 October 2014; updated 07 December 2015 and 17 May 2018)
From 1 November 2016, consultant with Ernst & Young, 1 More London Place, London SE1 2AF. Expected remuneration: £30,000 plus VAT a year, in return for up to 5 days work. (Registered 1 November 2016; updated 05 September 2018)
From 1 July 2017 to 29 February 2020, Senior Adviser to UK Global Health Care Ltd, 1 Harley Street, London W1G 9QD. Remuneration: £30,000 a year plus VAT, in return for 5 days work. Role suspended from 31 March 2019. (Registered 05 July 2017; updated 01 April 2019 and 09 March 2020)
From 18 March 2019 until further notice, adviser providing general business advice to Arch Emerging Partners Ltd, 48 Dover St, London W15 4FF, investment managers. In return for 2.5 days' work, I receive £15,000 plus VAT a year, plus commission for introducing any new business. (Registered 01 April 2019; updated 14 August 2019)
From 10 April 2019 to 29 February 2020, senior adviser providing strategic business advice on an ad hoc basis to Globalvoice A/S, address P O Box 1098, 3001 Drammen, Norway. Ad hoc payments and facilitation payments as listed below. (Registered 10 April 2019; updated 12 August 2019 and 09 March 2020)
7 January 2020, received facilitation payment of £57,380. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 07 January 2020)
30 September 2019, received £200 from the BBC, Contributor Payments, PO Box 745, Red Hill RH1 9GB, for appearing on Any Questions on 15 June 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 September 2019)
Payment of £500 plus travel expenses expected from the University of Cambridge, The Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TN, for advising and helping MPhil students on 13 February 2020. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2020)
From 3 March 2020 until further notice, senior adviser on African matters to SouthBridge, an investment bank providing pan-African financial and advisory solutions for clients across Africa, of PCD Tower 11th floor KN 67 Street, Kigali, Rwanda. Remuneration of £39,600 (which includes withholding tax), in return for a commitment of 9 days a year. (Registered 09 March 2020)
From 3 March 2020 until further notice, senior adviser to Kingsley Capital Partners (a private equity and venture capital firm), 1 Maddox Street, London W1S 2PZ. Remuneration of £50,000 plus VAT a year, plus shares and options in Equinox International Holdings Limited, 0.5% in total vesting biannually over 3 years; and shares in Himalayan Ventures Limited, 0.5% in total vesting biannually over 5 years. Hours: 8 days a year. (Registered 12 March 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lady Heidi Ellis
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 December 2019)
Name of donor: William Salomon
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 December 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: African Development Bank
Address of donor: Avenue Joseph Anoma, 01 BP 1387 Abidjan 01, Côte d’Ivoire

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights costing £5,245.91; accommodation costing £212.99; £5,458.90 in total

Destination of visit: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Dates of visit: 1-3 October 2019

Purpose of visit: commercial discussions (non-parliamentary).

(Registered 07 October 2019)
Name of donor: The Kennedy School, Harvard University
Address of donor: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights costing £1,219 and accommodation costing £462; £1,681 in total

Destination of visit: Boston, Massachusetts

Dates of visit: 29 to 31 January 2020

Purpose of visit: to give lectures as a visiting Fellow.

(Registered 04 February 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
From 1 October 2017 to 31 January 2020, senior adviser to the African Development Bank, Avenue Lamblin, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. I expect to devote 5 days a year to this role. I have waived the fee and receive a nominal payment of £1 a year. (Registered 09 October 2017; updated 28 February 2019)

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