Member of Parliament for North West Cambridgeshire
Mr Shailesh Vara has been the Member of Parliament for North West Cambridgeshire constituency since he was first elected in May 2005. At the General Election on 12th December 2019 Shailesh was returned to Parliament for the fifth time with an increased share of 40,307 votes and won with a majority of 25,983.
Before standing as an MP, Shailesh worked as a solicitor in both London and Hong Kong. He is married with two children and held the position of Justice Minister and Northern Ireland Minister before resigning his Ministerial post over his concerns with Brexit.