Geraint Davies

Biography

Geraint Davies was re-elected MP for Swansea West on May 7th 2015 with 14967 votes, taking 42.6% of the vote.

Geraint Davies lives in Swansea West where his mother's family has been for four generations (his father is from Aberystwyth). He returned in 2005 with his wife Vanessa in time to get their three daughters Angharad, Meirian and Eluned into Swansea schools. Geraint is a Governor of Dylan Thomas Community School.

In 2005 Geraint was recruited to head up the Environment Agency Wales team to adapt Wales to climate change. He leads an executive of Council Leaders, academics and environmentalists who invest £30million in flood defences each year across Wales. Geraint is Chair of Labour Finance & Industry Group Wales (LFIG)and UK Vice President (President is Neil Kinnock) - developing trade and industry policy for Ministers in Cardiff and Westminster. Geraint heads the Wales group due to his experience in both multi-nationals and starting and running his own small business. He was Council Leader for London's biggest borough (1/3 million population, £0.5bn spend), Chair of Housing for London Boroughs and served as MP 1997-2005.

Constituency

Swansea West

Twitter

@GeraintDaviesMP

Secondary Twitter account

Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/GeraintDaviesMP?ref=br_rs

Constituency Address

Geraint Davies MP, 5th Floor, Rear Office, Sun Alliance House, St Helens Road, Swansea, SA1 4DQ

Facebook Personal

https://www.facebook.com/geraint.davies.102

LinkedIn

Constituency Tel

01792 475943

Date of Birth

3 May 1960

Email

Geraint.davies.mp@parliament.uk

Party

Labour

Personal Website

http://www.geraintdavies.org.uk/

Westminster Address

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Westminster Tel

020 7219 7166