The Rt Hon Mark Harper MP

The Rt Hon Mark Harper MP is the Member of Parliament for the Forest of Dean.

First elected in 2005, Mark served as the Government Chief Whip from 2015-2016. Mark previously served as the Minister for Political and Constitutional Reform, Minister for Immigration and Minister for Disabled People. In 2019, Mark was a candidate for Leader of the Conservative & Unionist Party and Prime Minister.

Before entering Parliament, Mark qualified as a Chartered Accountant.

Mark is currently Chair of the South West Group of Conservative MPs and also serves as Co-Chair of Women2Win, the campaign to elect more Conservative women to Parliament.