Nirj Deva MEP

Member of the European Parliament for the South East of England. Nirj was educated at St Joseph's Catholic College, Colombo and Loughborough University. He has been an aeronautical Engineer, Scientist and a Company Chairman and Director from 1997-99. He was a Member of Parliament, Brentford & Isleworth, from 1992-97.

He was PPS to Minister of State, Scottish Office, 1996-97. Since 1985, he has been a HM Deputy Lieutenant for the Lord Lieutenancy of London. He was Chairman of the Bow Group in 1981 and on the Council of the Royal Commonwealth Society from 1976-80. He was a Special Advisor for Ethnic Affairs to the Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP.

His interests include voluntary work for St John's Ambulance Brigade and writing. He was born in 1948 and is married with one child.

Nirj was first elected MEP for the South East region in 1999. In the European Parliament, he is Vice-Chairman  of the Development Committee and ECR Group Coordinator and Conservative Spokesman on Development.

Visit Nirj Deva's website for more information about his work in the European Parliament.



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See Also

Daniel Hannan, MEP

Member of the European Parliament for the South East of England. Daniel Hannan has been Conservative MEP for the South East of England since 1999. Local Conservatives voted him to the top of the regional list for the 2004 and 2009 European elections.He is Secretary-General of the Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists - the only bloc in Brussels that campaigns against closer integration.