Nadhim Zahawi

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education

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Stratford-on-Avon Conservative

Nadhim Zahawi’s voting in Parliament

Nadhim Zahawi is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Nadhim Zahawi sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Nadhim Zahawi consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Nadhim Zahawi has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Special Educational Needs 22 Feb 2018

    The National Special Educational Needs Coordinators (SENCO) forum is a valuable resource and the department continues to host the IT platform that supports it. We are aware that some members are experiencing some issues in accessing the forum following a wider migration of business applications and services. We are working hard to resolve these problems. We are committed to working closely...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Universal Credit: Wolverhampton North East 22 Feb 2018

    The Department for Education does not hold information on the specific qualifying benefit that determines free school meal eligibility for individual pupils. We do not hold future estimates broken down by benefit type or constituency. The department publishes information on free school meal eligibility in the statistical first release: ‘Schools, pupils and their characteristics’....
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Swimming: Primary Education 22 Feb 2018

    The information requested is not held centrally. While swimming and water safety is compulsory in the national curriculum for PE at primary levels (key stages 1 and 2), the department does not set a recommended number of hours to swimming lessons in schools. As part of the government’s ‘Sporting Future’ strategy the department asked a group of representatives from across the...

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Conservative MP for Stratford-on-Avon

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Nadhim Zahawi campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Syria
  • Palestinians
  • Education Maintenance Allowance
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • Sheep: Tagging

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (since 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since 12 Dec 2017)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee (5 Jan 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (1 Dec 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (30 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 31 October 2017, non-executive Director of SThree, 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London EC4N 7BE; an international specialist recruitment business. I attended monthly board meetings and received a monthly salary of £3,333 (gross). Hours: 7 hrs per month. (Updated 30 June 2015, 7 July 2015 and 1 November 2017)
Until 9 January 2018, I was a director of Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd, clients of which are listed below. (Updated 17 January 2018)
YouGov Plc; research and consulting. Address: 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT
IPBD Limited; steel manufacture, property development and general trading. Address: PO Box 122361, 14th Level, Al Safa Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE.
From 3 January 2017, Graticule Asset Management Asia Ltd. Address: 14 Curzon Street, London W1J 5HN. (Registered 23 January 2017)
From 15 July 2015 until 12 December 2017, Chief Strategy Officer for Gulf Keystone Petroleum, 6th Floor, New Fetter Place, 8-10 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1AZ; an oil and gas exploration and production company. From 25 August 2017 until 22 December 2017, I received a monthly salary of £29,643.13. Hours: between 8 and 21 hrs per week. (Registered 20 October 2015; updated 4 November 2015, 19 September 2017 and 17 January 2018)
26 January 2017, bonus payment of £253,200. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 23 February 2017)
22 December 2017, received final payment of £115,936.63, which includes £105,000 as salary in lieu of notice. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 17 January 2018)
4 July 2017, received £200 from British Broadcasting Corporation, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for being a panel guest on BBC World Service on 2 July 2017. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 11 July 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Amjad Bseisu
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 22 June 2017)
Name of donor: Bansols Beta Ltd
Address of donor: The Courtyard, Chapel Lane, Bodicote, Banbury OX15 4DB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 02878404

(Registered 22 June 2017)
Name of donor: Peter Cruddas
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 22 June 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential property and 31 acres of land in Warwickshire, with stables run as a livery yard by Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii).
Residential buy to let property in London, divided into three flats: (i) and (ii). (Registered 12 June 2013)
House in London, rented out from 30 June 2015: (i) and (ii). (Registered 31 July 2015)
Commercial property in Surrey, purchased on 29 September 2015 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 14 October 2015; updated 28 October 2015)
Commercial property in London, purchased on 4 December 2015 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 08 December 2015)
Commercial property in London, purchased on 29 March 2016 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 April 2016)
Commercial property in London, purchased on 5 July 2016 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 19 July 2016)
Commercial property in Surrey, purchased on 29 July 2016 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 09 August 2016)
Commercial property in East Sussex, purchased on 18 November 2016 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 November 2016)
Commercial property in Buckinghamshire, purchased on 11 December 2017 and rented out through Zahawi & Zahawi Ltd: (i) and (ii). (Registered 18 December 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Until 9 January 2018, Zahawi and Zahawi Ltd; business advisory service (50% shareholding). (Updated 19 January 2018)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
SThree; international specialist recruitment business.
From 12 December 2016 until 12 December 2017, Gulf Keystone Petroleum, an oil and gas exploration and production company. (Registered 09 January 2017; updated 19 January 2018)
From 23 February 2017, British Telecom; telecommunications services company. (Registered 24 February 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Until 12 December 2017, I had a shareholding in YouGov plc, which I co-founded, that was below the registrable value. (Updated 19 January 2018)

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