27 Facts About Adam Werritty

1. Adam Werritty appears to have enjoyed a close relationship with fellow Scot Liam Fox for well over a decade, and often bragged to business associates about his well-placed friend.

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2. Adam Werritty was additionally responsible for operating The Atlantic Bridge from Fox's office at taxpayers' expense.

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3. In 2011, Adam Werritty stayed with Fox at a villa in Spain throughout an August holiday break at the climax of the 2011 Libyan civil war.

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4. Adam Werritty lived in Fox's flat in Southwark, London, throughout 2002 and 2003.

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5. Adam Werritty was Fox's best man at his wedding in 2005, [13] having first met Fox in 1998 when the latter was a guest speaker at a Burns Night supper event organised by the Edinburgh University Young Conservatives student society.

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6. Adam Werritty went to the University of Edinburgh to study public policy, fitting vice-president of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Students branch.

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7. Adam Werritty made visits to Fox at the Ministry of Defence in Whitehall on 22 occasions in 16 months; Werrity wasn't security-cleared with the MoD.

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8. Adam Werritty is a close friend of the former UK Secretary of State for Defence Liam Fox: he lived for a period in 2002 and 2003 at Fox's London flat and was best man at his wedding in 2005.

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9. Adam Werritty was the best man at Fox and wife Jesme's wedding in 2005.

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10. Adam Werritty was responsible for operating The Atlantic Bridge from Fox's office at taxpayers' expense.

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11. Adam Werritty made visits to Fox at the MoD's HQ in Whitehall on 22 occasions in 16 months which led the Labour Party to request an inquiry into a possible national security breach.

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12. Adam Werritty was involved in a number of secret meetings organised by Denis Macshane, involving himself and Matthew Gould, Britain's Ambassador to Israel, with the intention of enlisting British support for an Israeli attack on Iran.

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13. Adam Werritty provided Werritty with free office space at the headquarters of his £5bn CQS hedge fund and allowed both Fox and Werritty to use his private jet.

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14. In June 2011 Adam Werritty organised a business meeting at the Shangri-La Hotel in Dubai.

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15. Adam Werritty is listed in conference proceedings as "Dr Adam Werritty", an adviser to Fox in his role as Shadow Defence Secretary.

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16. In 2011, Adam Werritty stayed with Fox at a villa in Spain during an August holiday break at the climax of the 2011 Libyan civil war.

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17. Adam Werritty lived in Fox's apartment in Southwark, London, during 2002 and 2003.

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18. Adam Werritty was investigated by senior civil servants led by Cabinet Secretary Sir Gus O'Donnell.

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19. Adam Werritty is a member of the Carlton Club and the Conservative Party.

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20. Adam Werritty was Fox's best man at his wedding in 2005, having first met Fox in 1998 when the latter was a guest speaker at a Burns Night supper event organised by the Edinburgh University Young Conservatives student society.

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21. Adam Werritty went to the University of Edinburgh to study public policy, becoming vice-president of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Students branch.

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22. Adam Werritty was the 1st year boys school sports champion.

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23. Adam Werritty made visits to Fox at the Ministry of Defence in Whitehall on 22 occasions in 16 months; Werrity was not security-cleared with the MoD.

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24. Adam Werritty was appointed by Fox as the chief executive of the now disbanded conservative Atlanticist think-tank, "The Atlantic Bridge".

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25. Adam Werritty lived for a period in 2002 and 2003 at Fox's London flat and was best man at his wedding in 2005.

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26. Adam Werritty is a close friend of the former UK Secretary of State for Defence, now Secretary of State for International Trade, Liam Fox.

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27. Adam Werritty was born on 18 July 1978 and is a Scottish businessman.

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