London : British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s register of ministerial interests was published by the UK Cabinet Office on Wednesday , revealing his wife Akshat Marty’s shares in a childcare re agency which could bene fit from a policy in last month’s Budget .
The publication of the list came in the wake of a parliamentary watchdog probe opened by the UK’s Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards last week to determine if the British Indian leader had been ” open and frank ” in his obligation under the parliament tarry ” Code of Conduct ” .
Now , a full List of Ministers ‘ Interests ‘ published online reveals Sunak’s reference to his wife’s interests as well under a section entitled ‘ Relevant interests of spouse partner or close family member ‘ . ” The Prime Minister’s wife is a venture capital investor . She owns a venture capital investment company , Catamaran Venture res UK Limited , and a number of direct shareholders dings , ” reads the register .
As a footnote , it adds : ” As the Prime Minister set out in his letter to the Chair of the Liaison Committee on April 4 , 2023 , this includes the minority shareholding that his wife has in relation to the company , Koru Kids . ” Downing Street had maintained that Sunak , 42 , followed the rules of ministerial conduct at all times and had declared his wife’s interests as a mini serial interest .