Gerard Fox

Executive

Gerard Fox is a graduate of Bristol University (BSc Economics & Politics) and a former Managing Director of Credit Suisse Europe Limited, with over 30 years experience in capital markets.

He is a former member of the Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidates List and is an East Sussex County Councillor. Gerard serves as Vice Chair of the Audit Committee and is Chair of the Pension Fund Committee.

Gerard and his wife farm 30 acres of Champagne grape varieties in Sussex making award winning English Sparkling Wines under the Fox & Fox label.

He is a long-standing student of markets and an investor in the Wine business. He is an alumni representative on the Court of the University of Bristol. He has recently completed a Masters Degree at UCL in The Economics & Policy of Energy & Environment and has a strong interest in investment and sustainability issues. 

News

What's the problem with Super Canada?

Many advocates of a ‘clean break’ or ‘hard’ Brexit believe that Britain should be aiming to conclude an agree with the EU that uses the Canada- EU CETA free trade deal as its model.

See Also

The Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC

Chair

Dominic is a barrister and has been the MP for Beaconsfield since 1997. He was the Shadow Attorney General from 2003-09, Shadow Home Secretary from 2008-09 and Shadow Justice Secretary from 2009-10.

The Rt Hon. Alistair Burt

Vice Chair 

 

Member of Parliament for North East Bedfordshire 2001 – 2019.

Member of Her Majesty’s Most Honourable Privy Council.

UK Commissioner for International Commission for Missing Persons

 

Member of Parliament for Bury North 1983 - 1997 

Richard Harrington

Vice Chair

Richard was the MP for Watford from 2010 - 2019. He held the position of Minister for Business & Industry until his resignation over the Government’s stance on no deal. 

Edward Bickham

Deputy Chair

Edward is a former Special Adviser to Douglas Hurd (as Home Secretary and Foreign Secretary, including during the negotiation of the Maastricht Treaty). He is the author of CGE paper: ‘Seeking the Common Ground – Building a new constructive relationship between Britain and the European Union’ (2017).

John Bowis OBE

Vice President

John served as a Member of the European Parliament for London from 1999 until stepping down in 2009.

Mark Leverton

Treasurer
Mark Leverton is the treasurer of the Conservative Group for Europe and sits on the Executive as well as the Council. Professionally, he has more than 25 years' experience as a Corporate Relations leader working in a multinational environment, with substantial international experience of developing

Liz Spencer

Membership Secretary

In the first European Referendum Liz was national Chair of Students for a United Europe. She has served as a district Councillor for West Derbyshire and co-founded and ran the largest, independent, European public policy company with offices in 20 countries.

Colin Bramall

Secretary

Colin was first involved in politics with the Yes Campaign in the 1975 referendum. He has been involved with the Conservative party since then.