Alok Sharma was elected as Conservative MP for Reading West on May 6th 2010 with a majority of 6,004.
Alok grew up in Earley and Whitley Wood and went to school in Reading.
Alok is currently a governor of a local primary school in Reading and a supporter of local charities.
He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society for the advancement of the Arts, Manufacturing and Commerce which.
Previously he served as a chairman of the political think tank Bow Group's economic affairs committee.
Alok, a qualified chartered accountant, has a range of work experience from working on a factory production line, being a company auditor, tutoring university students, running a business and advising companies.
Alok is married and lives in Reading Borough with his wife and two young daughters.
16C Upton Road, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4BJ
Date of Birth
020 7219 3000 (Parliament switchboard)