Catherine Bearder

MEP for South East England, EU/ALDE Liaison

Catherine Bearder was elected as MEP for South East England in 2009.

She was born in Hertfordshire and worked in the antique trade, as a zoological research assistant in Africa and latterly after children, in the voluntary sector with the Citizens Advice Bureau, Victim Support and National Federation of Women's Institutes.

She was a councillor on Cherwell District and Oxfordshire County Councils and parliamentary candidate for Banbury in 1997 and Henley in 2001.

She is President of the Green Liberal Democrats and has a special interest in biodiversity protection and fighting human trafficking.

She is married to Simon, Emeritus professor at Brookes University, a primatologist specialising in nocturnal monkeys. They have three sons.

Contact

Email: catherine@bearder.eu
Website: www.bearder.eu/
Telephone:  0207 340 4935
Twitter: https://twitter.com/catherinemep
 Address: 

2nd Floor,

8-10 Great George Street,

London, SW1P 3AE

 

 

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