Rt Hon Mark Francois MP
- Rayleigh and Wickford
Rt Hon Mark Francois MP was born Mark Gino Francois on 14 August 1965 in Islington, London, England and is the Conservative MP for Rayleigh and Wickford.
In the past, Mr Mark Francois has held the position of Minister of State (Communities and Local Government) (2015 to 2016), Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (2012 to 2015), Vice Chamberlain (HM Household) (Whip, House of Commons) (2010 to 2012) in government.
He was Shadow Minister (Europe) (2007 to 2010), Shadow Paymaster General (2005 to 2007), Shadow Economic Secretary (Treasury) (2004 to 2005), Opposition Whip (Commons) (2002 to 2004) in opposition.
Mr Mark Francois has the following specific interests :
Politics - Defence, local and regional government, housing, environment