Nadhim Zahawi was elected as Conservative MP for Stratford-upon-Avon on 6th May 2010 with a majority of 11,346.
Born in 1967, married to Lana and having two 13 year old boys, Nadhim has been active in politics and the political field for over 16 years. From 1994 - 2006 Nadhim was a local councillor in Wandsworth and in 1997 stood as a parliamentary candidate in Erith and Thamesmead.
In 2000 he co-founded YouGov and on its flotation became it's CEO, a position he held until February 2010.
Since being selected as the PPC for Stratford-on-Avon Nadhim and Lana have made their home in the centre of the constituency, on Payton Street in Stratford town centre.
In 1994, 1998 and 2002 Nadhim fought three local elections in Putney and won three times. Whilst a councillor in Wandsworth he was Vice-Chairman of Planning, Chairman of the Police Consultative Committee and Chairman of the Conservation Area Committee.
He sits on the business, innovation and skills committee, energy bill committee and the joint committee on privacy and injunctions.
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