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Candidate

  Francis Maude
Horsham
Shadow Foreign Secretary

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Married 1984, Christina Jane Hadfield
2 sons 3 daughters.

Education
Abingdon School
Corpus Christi, Cambridge (MA history 1976) (Hulse Prize and Avory Studentship)College of Law (Forster Boulton Prize and Inner Temple Law Scholarship 1977).

Non-political career
Banker, Barrister. Career: Called to Bar, Inner Temple 1977
Practising barrister 1977-85
Head of global privatisation, Saloman Bros International 1992-93
Managing Director, global privatisation, Morgan Stanley & Co Ltd 1993-97
Chairman, Deregulation Task Force 1993-97
Non-executive Director: Asda Group plc 1993-99
Benfield Reinsurance Ltd 1994-99
Gartmore Shared Equity Trust 1997-99
Benfield Greig plc 1999-
Businesses for Sale Company plc 2000-.

Electoral history
Member for North Warwickshire 1983-92, and for Horsham since May 1, 1997.

Political career
PPS to Peter Morrison, as Minister of State for Employment 1984
Minister for Corporate and Consumer Affairs, Department of Trade and Industry 1987-89
Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1989-90
Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1990-92
Member, Shadow Cabinet 1997-
Shadow Secretary of State: for National Heritage 1997
for Culture, Media and Sport 1997-98
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer 1998-2000
Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs 2000-.

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