John Ferry

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale & Tweeddale


John Ferry is the chairman of the Scottish Liberal Democrats for the Holyrood constituency of Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, and chairs the party’s Borders Policy Forum, which produces policy proposals and agendas that feed into the party at the national level.

John was brought up in Airdrie, near Glasgow, and attended St Andrews University, where he gained a degree in economics.

He then worked as an oil and gas analyst before training and working as a financial journalist.

After a decade writing about financial markets and investing, latterly as a freelance journalist writing for a range of publications, John launched a media relations, editorial and marketing consultancy business.

He turned 40 earlier this year, is married with two young sons, and lives in Peebles.

In his spare time he is a keen cyclist and is a qualified mountain bike leader.




Twitter: @JohnFerry18




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